ROM Canada

Canada’s heritage is one of diverse cultures and deep roots, originally defined by Aboriginal cultures and subsequently by English and French arrivals, and later by a mosaic of international immigration. ROM Canada is unique, focusing on culture and nature, while encouraging interpretations of Canada based on the convergence of both. Explore the development of Canadian identity and Canadian-ness in the context of place and climate through centuries of changing technologies and symbols.
ROM Canada explores our culture and nature.

What's New

Category: Blog Post
A photo of massive ice bergs on the ocean in front of a stormy sky. Photo by Jeff Dickie

Guest Blog written by 2015 Environmental Visual Communication student Jeff Dickie

With an excavation recently completed this summer, the mystery of the Franklin Expedition continues... still elusive in her watery grave, what secrets will HMS Erebus finally give up...

Category: Event
Photo of the Royal Ontario Museum looking southwest from Bloor street

On October 28th, we're inviting 10 lucky social media influencers to tour the museum BEFORE we open to the public for our second #EmptyROM tour.

This time we'll be visiting our Greek, Roman and Egyptian galleries on level 3!

The tour will take place from 8:30-9:30am, deadline to apply was NOON on Friday, October 16th.


Category: Blog Post

Our last set of #emptyROM photos are IN! @stilez on Twitter and Instagram is a well known Toronto photgrapher and we love it every time he comes to shoot the ROM.