ROM Earth & Space

The ROM is an essential destination for understanding the Earth and our Solar System. Meteorites, rocks, precious minerals and gems contribute to one of the finest museum collections on display anywhere. In total, over 4.5 billion years of history are represented at the ROM in almost 3,000 exceptional specimens originating from all over the Earth, from the Moon… and beyond.

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Category: Blog Post
A diamond like gemstone on a black background

At 900 carats, this magnificent gemstone is the world's largest faceted specimen of the mineral cerussite.

Category: Event
ROM Speaks Nature

Dawn of Life Lecture Series
Join Marc Laflamme of the University of Toronto as he explores the dawn of life on Earth through a Canadian lens in this richly illustrated talk.

Category: Event
A six-wheeled robotic rover, labeled REX, sits parked on a sandy surface in the foreground, with a pile of large stones visible behind.

Come discover the Mars rover prototype REX & touch a piece of the red planet!