Kids Events

EXPLORE. WONDER. GROW.

EXPLORE. WONDER. GROW.

Family programs and activities connect with visitors of all ages, and provide lasting Museum experiences for young, curious minds.  

Every visit to the ROM is filled with fun for the young (and young at heart).  Childen will enjoy thier visit in the Hands-on Galleries exploring ROM collections with gallery facilitators, interactive displays, touchable specimens and more! Plus, discover the Top 10 ROM Family Favourite (PDF).

Perfect for the curious and creative child, Saturday Morning Club offers fun-filled, educational adventures in the ROM's fascinating galleries and learning labs. If you are planning a family visit, find tons of fun and inspiring drop-in programs at ROMkids weekends or bunk down for the night at our popular ROM Sleepovers.

The Explorers' Club is the ultimate experience for young Museum Members. Children receive their own passport, mailings and can attend special events.

ROMkids is aimed at children and youth 16 and under. For offerings geared to families see family events.

ROM Children's & Family programs aim to be accessible to all participants, regardless of their learning styles or abilities and we offer upon request a variety of communication supports and accessible formats.  To discuss your specific learning needs or to requests accommodations, please call us at 416.586.5797, or email programs@rom.on.ca with at least three weeks advance notice. Our staff will work with you to deliver a one-of-a-kind experience.
 

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Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Ancient Greece, Canadian Art, Dinosaurs, and Wildlife Photography - each week ROM experts take one theme and run with it! Included with Museum admission.
Saturday, November 1, 2014 | 11:00 - 15:00

Today we’ll learn about Canada’s rich artistic past!

Friday, November 14, 2014 | 09:00 - 16:00
Looking for something to do on the November 14th PD Day? Join our dynamic instructors in hands-on activities in our galleries and learning labs as we explore the Royal Ontario Museum.
Friday, November 14, 2014 | 09:00 - 16:00
Looking for something to do on the November 14th PD Day? Join our dynamic instructors in hands-on activities in our galleries and learning labs as we explore the Royal Ontario Museum.
Friday, November 14, 2014 | 09:00 - 16:00
Looking for something to do on the November 14th PD Day? Join our dynamic instructors in hands-on activities in our galleries and learning labs as we explore the Royal Ontario Museum.
Friday, November 14, 2014 | 09:00 - 16:00
Looking for something to do on the November 14th PD Day? Join our dynamic instructors in hands-on activities in our galleries and learning labs as we explore the Royal Ontario Museum.
Friday, November 14, 2014 | 16:00 - 18:00
Extended Care, consisting of relaxed, supervised activities, will be available for a limited number of children registered for the November 14th ROM Kids' PD Day.
Ancient Greece, Canadian Art, Dinosaurs, and Wildlife Photography - each week ROM experts take one theme and run with it! Included with Museum admission.
Saturday, November 15, 2014 | 11:00 - 15:00

Meet Derek Larson who recently returned from 

Animal Eyes: all kinds of colours, shapes & sizes. By Pedro Bernardo
Repeats every day until Sun Nov 23 2014 .
Saturday, November 22, 2014 | 11:00 - 15:00
Sunday, November 23, 2014 | 11:00 - 15:00

Included with Museum Admission. Activities 11 am - 3 pm

Numerous red and black grasshopper nymphs congregate on a large, green leaf.
Sunday, November 23, 2014 | 11:00 - 16:00

Come and see stunning photos taken by ROM staff during their globe-trotting adventures!

Ancient Greece, Canadian Art, Dinosaurs, and Wildlife Photography - each week ROM experts take one theme and run with it! Included with Museum admission.
Saturday, November 29, 2014 | 11:00 - 15:00

Today we'll learn about Ancient Egypt and their rich story telling past.

Included with Museum Admission. Activities 11 am - 3 pm