William Thorsell credits the people and the climate that made the project possible for the ROM and for Toronto.
Here is one of the tents with the opening title displayed.
Most of our domestic dogs came from Toronto families, but Bungy had a different background. (See also "Curator's Work")
Janet Carding reflects on issues specific to the ROM, especially space and growth.
Robert Barnett, Board Secretary, remembers what Mr. Goodman accomplished during his term as Board Chair.
This timelapse video shows how fast we had to work to construct the barosaurus in time for opening.
This timelapse takes the project from demolition to opening.
Daniel Libeskind is announced as the architect for the project, following an international search. He sketches (and submits) his idea on napkins from the ROM's restaurant. William Thorsell talks about the process.
In the opinion of Dan Rahimi, the ROM as an institution has evolved. He uses the example of a new book to illustrate what the future can bring.
Dan Rahimi answers the question "Are there parts of the Museum that speak to you"?