Kids Events

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.

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Thursday, November 27, 2014

ROM Sleepovers: Experience the Museum in the dark!
Friday, January 16, 2015 | 17:00 - Saturday, January 17, 2015 | 10:00

Please call the Programs Department at 416.586.5797 to be placed on the waiting list.

Pendent, Dragon form (Jade), Zhou Dynasty, China, 5th century BC
Friday, January 23, 2015 | 09:00 - 16:00

Myths and Monsters
From Greek centaurs to Chinese dragons and all the beasts in between, today we’ll use science to explain the origins of these mixed up creatures.

Sundial (limestone), Western Han dynasty, China, 206 BC - 24 AD
Friday, January 23, 2015 | 09:00 - 16:00
A Brief History Of Time
Mummy Board (painted wood), 3rd Intermediate Period, 21st Dynasty, Egypt, 1069 - 945 BC
Friday, January 23, 2015 | 09:00 - 16:00
Mummies In The Morning, Animals In Afternoon
Snowshoes (wood, hair), Ainu, Japan, circa 1888
Friday, January 23, 2015 | 09:00 - 16:00
Ice and Snow Day
Friday, January 23, 2015 | 16:00 - 18:00
Extended Care, consisting of relaxed, supervised activities, will be available for a limited number of children registered for the January 23rd ROM Kids' PD Day.
Saturday, January 31, 2015 | 13:00 - 16:00
Sunday, February 1, 2015 | 11:00 - 16:00

Come and join us Sunday, Feruary 1st to learn about the Canadian Organization for Tropical Education and Rainforest Conservation (COTERC).

Saturday, February 28, 2015 | 13:00 - 16:00
Sunday, March 1, 2015 | 11:00 - 16:00

Come and join us Sunday, March 1st to learn about Evergreen, an organization whos mission is to inspire action to green cities.