Walks, Travel and Bus 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 walking 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 (PDF). 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.

Three stained glass panels
Wednesday, March 30, 2016 | 13:30 - 15:00

Exclusively for ROM Members. This walk is now fully booked. No waiting list.

ROM Members will enjoy the artistic treasures of Trinity College including; carvings by Charles Adamson, Emanuel Hahn and Jacobine Jones, heraldic ornament by A. Scott Carter, 17th century Flemish tapestry by Abraham Van Diepenbeeck, paintings by Sir Edmund Wyly Grier, and glass by Yvonne Williams and E. Liddall Armitage.  View a unique perpendicular Gothic chapel by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott.


Saturday, April 16, 2016 (All day) - Sunday, April 24, 2016 (All day)
On this exciting ROMtravel journey, we will explore the spectacular site of Pompeii, as well as other Greek and Roman sites around the Gulf of Naples. Archaeologist Trinity Jackman will enhance our discovery of the lives of the ancient Romans.




Sunday, June 19, 2016 (All day) - Wednesday, June 29, 2016 (All day)
Join the ROM and Adventure Canada aboard the Ocean Endeavour to see the rugged and beautiful island of Newfoundland as it wasmeant to be seen – from the sea.
Newfoundland Information Night
NEW DATE: Thursday, October 15, 2015
5:30 pm at the ROM
Please contact Virginia Van Vliet  416.925.5891  virginiavanvliet@rogers.com


Saturday, March 25, 2017 (All day) - Saturday, April 8, 2017 (All day)

Japan has always intrigued and fascinated.  It is, at the same time, one of the oldest and most modern of civilizations. Closed to westerners for centuries, it was labelled mysterious and exotic. It is a complex and rewarding destination and ROMtravel will unravel its diversity, intricacy, colour, culture and food.

Wednesday, November 25, 2015
5:30 pm at the ROM
Please contact Eric Morrison, ROMtravel trip coordinator