Activities at the ROM

Find resources to help you engage with the ROM’s collections before, during, and after your museum visit. 

Whether you’re visiting with a school group, researching a project, or looking for fun games and activities to enjoy, there’s something here for everyone! 

We love to see how you make connections between the museum and your classroom curriculum. Share students' work, questions, projects, and museum visits with us #ROMLearning.

Download and print Gallery Trails to explore galleries on your own at your own pace. Gallery Trails help school groups structure your self-guided time and focus your students’ attention. Share follow-up projects and activities with us #ROMLearning! You can also download app-based gallery quests on the apps page.

photo of a viking ship on a stormy lake in front of the Toronto skyline

Explore Vikings: The Exhibition to discover the truth about life in the Viking Age.

  • Grades 4 - 12
  • Ages 8-10, 11-14, 14+
fish swim in a coral reef aquarium

Dive into the Schad Gallery of Biodiversity and explore life beneath the waves

  • Grades 2 - 12
  • Ages 6-7, 8-10, 11-14, 14+
a man and a cartoon turtle stand in front of a statue of Aphrodite

Learn more about the museum's PokéStops!

  • Grades 1 - 12
  • Ages 0-3, 4-5, 6-7, 8-10, 11-14, 14+
a drawing of a young person walking toward the museum doors

Download the MagnusCards app to access guides about visiting the ROM and touring the Dinosaur Gallery

  • Grades 4 - 12
  • Ages 8-10, 11-14, 14+
a woman stands next to a large digital dragon

Uncover the mysteries of some of the ROM's most magical stories

  • Grades 1 - 12
  • Ages 4-5, 6-7, 8-10, 11-14, 14+
a family examines a large aquarium

Travel the museum to discover more about the ROM's most popular objects

  • Grades 1 - 12
  • Ages 4-5, 6-7, 8-10, 11-14, 14+
two girls stand at a glowing table

Discover how your choices affect the world around the mine.

  • Grades 4 - 12
  • Ages 8-10, 11-14, 14+
a rhinoceros at the entrance to the biodiversity gallery

Explore nature, answer challenges, and collect rewards!

  • Grades 1 - 12
  • Ages 4-5, 6-7, 8-10, 11-14, 14+
Kids sitting in front of a dinosaur at the ROM

Discover dinosaurs unearthed by the ROM

  • Grades 1 - 12
  • Ages 6-7, 8-10, 11-14, 14+
Students and a teacher examine a case of objects from Africa

Discover the stories that art and objects tell about the people connected to them

  • Grades 6 - 12
  • Ages 11-14, 14+
photo of a lynx standing in a forest

Discover the world's most striking wildlife photos!

  • Grades 4 - 12
  • Ages 8-10, 11-14, 14+
the entrance to the Chinese galleries

Examine the objects used by common people, nobility, and royalty to discover more about China's vast history

  • Grades 2 - 12
  • Ages 6-7, 8-10, 11-14, 14+
A class sits beneath a long-necked dinosaur

Discover fossil clues from that help us understand how dinosaurs lived millions of years ago

  • Grades 2 - 12
  • Ages 6-7, 8-10, 11-14, 14+
A visitor examines a mineral specimen

Discover the treasures from the Earth we use every day, from the ordinary to the extraordinary!

  • Grades 2 - 12
  • Ages 6-7, 8-10, 11-14, 14+
Entrance to the Schad gallery

Discover the amazing and diverse adaptations that help living things survive and thrive

  • Grades 2 - 12
  • Ages 6-7, 8-10, 11-14, 14+
View of Egypt gallery from the entrance

Investigate the lives of the Ancient Egyptians

  • Grades 2 - 12
  • Ages 6-7, 8-10, 11-14, 14+