Toronto Underfoot | Level 1

Level 1, Daphne Cockwell Gallery of Canada: First Peoples

Do you know what lies beneath your feet? Toronto Underfoot takes objects from the ROM's outstanding Ontario archaeology collection and reveals layer upon layer of the rich history of Toronto and the Greater Toronto Area. Each unique object tells an intriguing story of our past, exposing a meaningful connection between our city's remarkable past and exciting present. 

Interactive Google map for these Toronto artifacts! Click on the thumbnail images for more on each of these objects.


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April Hawkins

New World Archaeology Technician


Comment by Bruce Glassfoird

I did a series of short columns on the Baby Point (Taiaiagon) area as the newsletter editor for the Baby Point Club you might find interesting. I'll be attending your talk on March 26th. Will you be showing the axes tied with a tithe found on Baby Point? Gory but fascinating.