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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Saturday, October 25, 2014

Saturday, November 29, 2014 | 13:00 - 16:00

Image by Pedro Benardo!

Friday, December 5, 2014 | 09:00 - 16:00
Looking for something to do on the December 5th PD Day? Join our dynamic instructors in hands-on activities in our galleries and learning labs as we explore the Royal Ontario Museum.
Friday, December 5, 2014 | 09:00 - 16:00
Looking for something to do on the December 5th PD Day? Join our dynamic instructors in hands-on activities in our galleries and learning labs as we explore the Royal Ontario Museum.
Friday, December 5, 2014 | 09:00 - 16:00
Looking for something to do on the December 5th PD Day? Join our dynamic instructors in hands-on activities in our galleries and learning labs as we explore the Royal Ontario Museum.
Friday, December 5, 2014 | 09:00 - 16:00
Looking for something to do on the December 5th PD Day? Join our dynamic instructors in hands-on activities in our galleries and learning labs as we explore the Royal Ontario Museum.
Friday, December 5, 2014 | 16:00 - 18:00
Extended Care, consisting of relaxed, supervised activities, will be available for a limited number of children registered for the December 5th 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, December 6, 2014 | 11:00 - 15:00

Included with Museum Admission. Activities 11 am - 3 pm

ROM Sleepovers: Experience the Museum in the dark!
Friday, December 12, 2014 | 17:00 - Saturday, December 13, 2014 | 10:00

Experience the ultimate backstage museum pass at the ROM. Start the night off right with a special movie screening. Bring ancient empires back to life as you enjoy exclusive, after-hours access to the Galleries of Greece, Rome, Byzantium, Nubia and Egypt.

Rug, 17th century, Iran, cotton & wool, T03.47.11, Gift of Mrs. Herta Vodstrcil in memory of Andrew Vodstrcil
Repeats every day until Sun Dec 14 2014 .
Saturday, December 13, 2014 | 11:00 - 17:00
Sunday, December 14, 2014 | 11:00 - 17:00

ROM Members Only.

For one weekend only, Saturday December 13 & Sunday December 14, 2014, ROM Members can enjoy a weekend of exploring the continuum of textile art at the Textile Museum of Canada.

Ancient Greece, Canadian Art, Dinosaurs, and Wildlife Photography - each week ROM experts take one theme and run with it! Included with Museum admission.
Saturday, December 13, 2014 | 11:00 - 15:00

Included with Museum Admission. Activities 11 am - 3 pm