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Sunday, November 29, 2015
Kids & Family Programs
Everybody knows that what goes up must come down, and so it goes for these Lost Civilizations! Journey through the ancient world to learn about empires that fell overnight, statues and temples that fell apart over time, and civilizations that disappeared completely.
Brush up on your history trivia as you unlock the secrets of ancient civilizations and discover timeless treasures from the past. Enter into Mediaeval times by handling weapons and armour and learn about ancient languages as you crack the codes of ancient Egypt.
Indulge your love of nature as you learn what the world is made of. Wonder at previous minerals from the depths of the earth and the far reaches of space. Examine microscopic organisms and sample a banana’s DNA.
Whether it’s an ocean tide pool, or a nest high in a tree, a Medieval castle or a hut made from mud, all creatures have needed a place to call home. Journey through the ROM to investigate the homes and habitats of both the human and natural world. Then, let your imagination guid
Extended Care, consisting of relaxed, supervised activities, will be available for a limited number of children enrolled in afternoon or full-day options. It will be on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Experience the ultimate backstage museum pass at the ROM. Bring ancient empires back to life as you enjoy exclusive, after-hours access to the Galleries of Greece, Rome, Byzantium, Nubia and Egypt.
Grab your crayons, paintbrushes and pencils and get ready to open your ears, eyes and minds for an around- the-world artistic adventure!
Learn about legends, monsters, scrolls, and weapons from the actual cultures and artifacts upon which Dungeons & Dragons-style games are based. Use your imagination to bring it all to life while playing an on-going campaign in the ROM-inspired D&D world of Elaran.
Join us on a romp around the ROM as we explore the fun and fantastic galleries the Museum has to offer. Dig for dinos, explore ancient Egypt, and mingle in the Ming tomb.
Have you ever wanted to be a scientist and solve the mysteries of everyday life? Well here’s your chance! Conduct simple experiments to find out why the sky is blue, why leaves change colour in the fall, and what paper airplane design flies the farthest.
Combine the magic of the Nile with your own creativity and brush away the sands of time in ancient Egypt. Unravel the mysteries of pyramids and sphinxes and discover how these fascinating people lived and died thousands of years ago.
Join our party of junior palaeontologists and safari back to the age of giant reptiles to track down our fabulous collection of dinosaurs, including Tyrannosaurus rex! Construct a flying Pterosaur, dig for Hadrosaur bones and reconstruct a dino-habitat.
From ancient monuments to modern abstract design, take a cross-cultural survey of storytelling through sculpture. Put your new understanding to work as you craft unique works of art using stone, wire, clay, and other materials.
Past meets present as you explore how people have expressed themselves in clay throughout history. Can you tell what culture made a bowl just by looking at it? The ROM’s galleries will introduce you to some of the greatest ceramic cultures, and then influence yo