Tatyana Vukovic spreads the word after her first visit. She is part of a project launched in November 2013 called Explore150. This is a uniquely Canadian project that brings together mobile technology and youth engagement to invite young people to discover, celebrate and share the beauty and...
William Thorsell credits the people and the climate that made the project possible for the ROM and for Toronto.
Janet Carding reflects on issues specific to the ROM, especially space and growth.
This timelapse takes the project from demolition to opening.
The Honorable Hal Jackman shares his thoughts about collecting.
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.
Most of our domestic dogs came from Toronto families, but Bungy had a different background. (See also "Curator's Work")
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?
Robert Barnett relates his varied career path, starting in childhood.