Current Exhibitions

The Forbidden City exhibition image
Presented by The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation; Lead Sponsor Manulife On now for a limited time
Doodle 4 Google Canada
See the Doodle 4 Google Canada finalists at the ROM.
"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.
Detail of illustrated manuscript.
Celebrating a century of collecting at the Royal Ontario Museum.
Textile reproduction of a fly.
Textile interpretations of some of our most iconic objects
Painting of river rapids. French River Rapids by Paul Kane, 1849–1856. Oil on canvas. ROM 912.1.2; Gift of Sir Edmund Osler.
This display explores the symbiotic relationship between art history and archaeology through the works of Paul Kane.
Etching of Uncle Waish-ky's Lodge at Sault Ste Marie
Explore how three 19th century women artists addressed and articulated their own Canadian experiences.
Portrait of the elderly Master Jing
Portraits of the finest quality from the ROM’s Chinese collection
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
Image: Dinosaur Eggs and Babies: Remarkable Fossils from South Africa
A rare opportunity to see real dinosaur eggs and babies!