ROM Travel Events

From places near to far – travel with the ROM.


World cultures and natural history tours to thoroughly researched destinations throughout the world, accompanied by expert resource people. Let our experts be your guides.


Day trips on a museum theme to places in Toronto and surrounding areas.


Free walking tours of Toronto. Enjoy guided walkng tours of the city's architectural and historic neighbourhoods. For additional information on these free walks call 416.586.8097 or download a copy of the ROMwalks brochure (PDF).

Also available are Private Group Walks that are perfect for clubs, community groups, or out-of-town visitors. These group walks are arranged specifically for you and can be scheduled for any day and time. For your group walk you can choose from the full selection of  ROMwalks. The cost is $10 per person with a minimum of 10 people. Call 416.586.8097 for more information about arranging a private group walk.

All walking tours are organized by the ROM's Department of Museum Volunteers.

Friday, October 10, 2014 (All day) - Wednesday, October 29, 2014 (All day)

Inspired by the ROM's renowned Chinese collections, celebrate the ROM's centenary on a trip specially designed by Dr. Chen Shen, ROM Vice-President, World Cultures

Thursday, October 16, 2014 (All day) - Friday, October 31, 2014 (All day)

Are you an adventurer in search of the road less travelled? Discover the surreal landscapes, rich history, culture and wildlife of unspoiled Namibia.


Tuesday, April 21, 2015 (All day) - Friday, May 1, 2015 (All day)

Samarkand, Tashkent, Bukhara and Khiva:  cities in today’s Uzbekistan where we can still see the legacy of the romantic and sophisticated Silk Road.

Information Night 
NEW DATE   Monday, September 29, 2014, at the ROM
Contact Anne Lindsey, ROMtravel trip co-ordinator for more information.

Friday, May 1, 2015 (All day) - Tuesday, May 12, 2015 (All day)

An exclusive 5 star experience exploring Ireland's turbulent history and rich culture in its stunning landscape with exclusive personal welcomes by owners to their palaces, castles and gardens.


Sunday, August 9, 2015 (All day) - Thursday, August 20, 2015 (All day)

What better antidote for Toronto’s summer heat than a trip to Canada’s Arctic to see icebergs, fjords, polar bears and whales. Join us for ROMtravel’s northern cruise!




Friday, August 21, 2015 (All day) - Monday, August 31, 2015 (All day)

Flaming Cliffs and Singing Dunes, wild Takhi horses and Fighting Dinosaurs names that conjure up the images and spirit of this vast and pristine land. ROM paleontologist Dr. David Evans will accompany our tour and share his expertise in this ancient kingdom.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014, at the ROM
Contact Marion Ho, ROMtravel Trip Coordinator, for more information.


Saturday, November 14, 2015 (All day) - Friday, November 27, 2015 (All day)

Myanmar (Burma): a place forgotten by time where you can get a real sense of the South East Asia of the last century.

Wednesday, September 24, 2014, at the ROM.
Contact Ron McDougall, ROMtravel Trip Coordinator, for more information.
416.450.4169 or email to



Monday, December 28, 2015 (All day) - Saturday, January 9, 2016 (All day)

Visit two of the most unique places in the world.  Watch the stars in the world’s brightest night sky in Chile’s Atacama desert and go behind the scenes of the telescopes used to probe space. Bob McDonald of CBC’s Quirks and Quarks is your resource person.  Then travel to mysterious Easter Island with its famous and majestic statues.

with Bob McDonald

Tuesday, October 14, 2014,
6 pm at the ROM
Contact Eric Morrison, ROMtravel trip co-ordinator for more information