ROM Walks Events

From places near to far – travel with the ROM.

ROMtravel

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

ROMbus

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

ROMwalks

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.

Wednesday, July 9, 2014 | 18:00 - 20:00

ROMwalks take place Wednesday evenings and Sunday afternoons from May to October, and provides guided walking tours through Toronto neighbourhoods of architectural and historical interest

Sunday, July 13, 2014 | 14:00 - 16:00

ROMwalks take place Wednesday evenings and Sunday afternoons from May to October, and provides guided walking tours through Toronto neighbourhoods of architectural and historical interest

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 | 18:00 - 20:00

ROMwalks take place Wednesday evenings and Sunday afternoons from May to October, and provides guided walking tours through Toronto neighbourhoods of architectural and historical interest

 

Legislative Building, Toronto
Saturday, July 19, 2014 | 10:00 - 11:30

Free.  ROM Members only.  Registration is required as space is limited.

A special Members' only walk around Queen's Park Circle to learn the stories, secrets and architecture of the provincial legislature, the mansions on Queen’s Park Crescent, St. Michael's University, and Victoria University.

Legislative Building, Toronto
Saturday, July 19, 2014 | 13:00 - 14:30

A special Members' only walk around Queen's Park Circle to learn the stories, secrets and architecture of the provincial legislature, the mansions on Queen’s Park Crescent, St. Michael's University, and Victoria University. The 1:00 pm walk is now fully booked.

New time just added!  Sign up for the 10 am walk on July 19.  Register today

Sunday, July 20, 2014 | 14:00 - 16:00

ROMwalks take place Wednesday evenings and Sunday afternoons from May to October, and provides guided walking tours through Toronto neighbourhoods of architectural and historical interest

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 | 18:00 - 20:00

ROMwalks take place Wednesday evenings and Sunday afternoons from May to October, and provides guided walking tours through Toronto neighbourhoods of architectual and historical interest

Building in Cabbagetown South Neighbourhood.
Saturday, July 26, 2014 | 14:00 - 15:30

From the Irish of the 18th century to the global citizens of the 21st, Cabbagetown has been a home to immigrants. Tour includes Victorian workers’ cottages, Trinity Medical School, Spruce Court Co-op in Cabbagetown and the high-rise, arts and aquatic centre of the revitalized Regent Park. Included in the walk is a tea and tour at the Paint Box Bistro.

Sunday, July 27, 2014 | 14:00 - 16:00

ROMwalks take place Wednesday evenings and Sunday afternoons from May to October, and provides guided walking tours through Toronto neighbourhoods of architectural and historical interest

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 | 18:00 - 20:00

ROMwalks take place Wednesday evenings and Sunday afternoons from May to October, and provides guided walking tours through Toronto neighbourhoods of architectural and historical interest