ROM Ancient Cultures

From early human ancestors in China to the technological innovations of Mesopotamia to the global economy of ancient Rome, ancient cultures help us understand the diversity of human experience.ROM archaeologists excavate around the world. Back at the museum, our staff analyze and conserve the ROM’s artifact collections. And our broader community of archaeology enthusiasts and experts share insight and data globally. How can information about past cultures help us understand our present world and plan for the future? Get involved and be part of the conversation!

ROM Ancient Cultures explores the civilizations of the past and their relevance today.

 

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Exclusively for ROM Members. TOUR NOW FULL. No waiting list.

Many of the greatest stories throughout history are rooted in love and power. This intimate tour reveals stories of relationships, sex, murder, and longing that are immortalized in the Museum. Learn more about the world's best and worst mates in nature and the scandalous relationships of history like King Louis 16th and Marie Antoinette.

Category: Event

Exclusively for ROM Members. TOUR NOW FULL. No waiting list.

Many of the greatest stories throughout history are rooted in love and power. This intimate tour reveals stories of relationships, sex, murder, and longing that are immortalized in the Museum. Learn more about the world's best and worst mates in nature and the scandalous relationships of history like King Louis 16th and Marie Antoinette.

Category: Event

Exclusively for ROM Members. TOUR NOW FULL. No waiting list.

Many of the greatest stories throughout history are rooted in love and power. This intimate tour reveals stories of relationships, sex, murder, and longing that are immortalized in the Museum. Learn more about the world's best and worst mates in nature and the scandalous relationships of history like King Louis 16th and Marie Antoinette.