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: Exhibition
Detail of illustrated manuscript.

Celebrating a century of collecting at the Royal Ontario Museum.

Category: Blog Post
lava medal

Lava Medals! Who’d of thought? These medals were made between the years of 1631 and 1944, at times of volcanic activity in Mount Vesuvius.


Category: Event
Museum Diaries

Go Behind-the-Scenes

The Royal Ontario Museum experts lead you behind-the-scenes at the Museum. Tune in to TVO Tuesdays at 7:30 pm.