Current Exhibitions

Pompeii: In the shadow of the volcanoe
Canadian premiere exhibition tells the dramatic story of a city frozen in time.
Illustration of the new Dinosaur by Danielle Dufault.
A new dinosaur has been discovered--with a strange feature never seen before!
Viva Mexico! Clothing and Culture
The vibrant costumes of Mexico explode with colour and bold Mexican style!
Dunkleosteus intermedius
A display of spectacular pieces in anticipation of the new Dawn of Life gallery.
"The Peacock Skirt", Plate V from "Salome" by Oscar Wilde (English, 1854-1900) Aubrey Vincent Beardsley (English, 1872 –1898) Lithograph printed on wove paper London, England 1894 Gift of Sir William C.C Van Horne 946x97.7.5
Explore a pivotal period of innovation and experimentation.
Image: Jane Ash Poitras, Buffalo Seed. Mixed media, oil on canvas, 2004.
Four paintings explore colonialism and traditional knowledge of the therapeutic properties and spiritual significance of plants
The Franklin Expedition: The Bell Tolls Again
Closes Fall 2015 Samuel Hall Currelly Gallery, Level 1
Leaf featuring three people
View Chinese art in a whole new light.
400 Years of French Presence in Ontario.
Fish specimen on white background.
See some of the oldest and rarest specimens from the ROM's Ichthyology collection and celebrate a milestone with the cataloging of the ROM's 100,000th fish.
Black and white image of three women
This photo-based exhibition, featuring the work of contemporary artist Annu Palakunnathu Matthew, looks at the family photograph in a new way. 
Painting by Paul Kane
Daphne Cockwell Gallery of Canada: First Peoples 
Group shot of ROM staff at Yazdigird's Seraglio in Iran. ROM excavations at Yazdigird's Seraglio in Iran revealed that the ruins were once something different than others thought.
ROM Excavations in Iran 1975 – 1979