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.

 

What's New

Category: Event

Registration is required.  ROM Members only.

Members can register for an hour long tour of Pompeii: In the Shadow of the Volcano on Friday, June 12 at 12:30 pm.  This extraordinary exhibition will present more than 200 evocative objects that tell the dramatic story of Pompeii, an ancient Roman city frozen in time by ash...

Category: Event

Registration is required.  ROM Members only.

Members can register for an hour long tour of Pompeii: In the Shadow of the Volcano on Friday, June 12 at 11:30 am.  This extraordinary exhibition will present more than 200 evocative objects that tell the dramatic story of Pompeii, an ancient Roman city frozen in time by ash...

Category: Event

ROM Members only.  No registration required.

Please join us for a special viewing of Pompeii: In the Shadow of the Volcano on Saturday, June 13, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.  This extraordinary exhibition will present more than 200 evocative objects that tell the dramatic story of Pompeii, an ancient Roman city frozen in time by...