Walks, Travel and Bus 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.

The Coming of Christ. Bloor Street United Church (Huron Street).
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 | 13:00 - 14:30

Exclusively for ROM Members. Registration is required as space is limited.

Visit the Gothic Revival Bloor Street United Church and view mid-20th century stained glass by Celtic Studio, focusing on the Great South Window.

 

Trinity College Chapel, Angel figures, 1887, McCausland.
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 | 13:00 - 14:30

Exclusively for ROM Members. Registration is required as space is limited.

Join us as we view some of the artistic treasures of Trinity College, University of Toronto.

 

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:
Tuesday, September 30, 2014, at the ROM
Contact Anne Lindsey, ROMtravel trip co-ordinator for more information.
416.489.0251
aylindsey@sympatico.ca

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.

INFORMATION NIGHT:
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at the ROM
Contact ROMtravel for more information

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.

INFORMATION NIGHT
Thursday, September 4, 2014, at the ROM.
Contact Marion Ho, ROMtravel Trip Coordinator, for more information.
416.492.9989
marionho2003@yahoo.ca

 

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.