This is the story of how a new curator, David Evans, found the amazing barosaurus, which we named Gordo (for the curator, Gord Edmund, who had received it in the 60's).
This video shows the beginnings of the Discovery Room. It became a bigger gallery and then evolved into more hands on spaces in the ROM. Some of these original boxes are still available in the Hands on Biodiversity Gallery, for instance.
The Honorable Hal Jackman shares his thoughts about collecting.
ROM's plans to make the galleries and exhibitions accessible are accelerated with help from many people. Christine Karza, Board Member, and Cheryl Blackman, seen in the video, have championed the initiatives.
Jim Cruise tells about some ups and downs. The Queen's visit was a peak experience. In the Georgian Canada exhibition, which artifact did she like the best?
If you've ever wondered about how galleries and exhibitions are put together, you can listen to a seasoned professional explain....
Janet Carding describes what next year can mean to the role of the ROM in Toronto.
This timelapse takes the project from demolition to opening.
I wish there were an image of this party! Lincoln Alexander was Lt. Governor of Ontario from 1995 - 1991
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.