Past Exhibitions

January 21, 2017 to April 23, 2017

A rare opportunity to see two remarkable and relevant film installations

November 12, 2016 to March 19, 2017

The longest-running and most prestigious nature photography competition in the world.

June 25, 2016 to January 08, 2017

Experience groundbreaking explorations in colour, light, and form by Dale Chihuly—a pioneer of the studio glass movement and considered to be one of the world’s foremost artists working in glass today.

May 07, 2016 to November 27, 2016

The exhibition, A Third Gender, explores the complex system of sexual desire and social expectation from 1603 to 1868 in Edo Japan

April 26, 2016 to September 05, 2016

Experience the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival portrait installation, The Last Tattooed Women of Kalinga, by Manila-based photographer Jake Verzosa, bordering the ROM’s Queen’s Park façade.

April 02, 2016 to September 05, 2016

The practice of tattooing has evolved through cultural exchanges around the world, from those on the fringes of society to mainstream groups, from subculture trend to popular culture.

December 26, 2015 to January 24, 2016

See designer fashions from Rodarte's Fall / Winter 2014 Collection inspired by a galaxy far, far away...

December 05, 2015 to September 18, 2016

Gain a new perspective on Canadian heritage as the ROM showcases our collection of original editorial cartoon drawings, some of which have never been on display before.

November 21, 2015 to March 20, 2016

Discover the captivating beauty and diversity of the natural world as the ROM presents the Canadian premiere of Wildlife Photographer of the Year. 

September 28, 2015 to January 01, 2017

Amassed over the past 40 years by exploratory geologist Douglas Kirwin, the collection is made up of minerals and ores from around the world, with a special focus on the Asia-Pacific region.