As a summer project, Vanessa Minke-Martin created a six minute history of the ichthyology collections at the ROM. It features interviews and field trip footage. Watching it will give you a fine idea of how the research carried out by curatorial departments animates the programs of the ROM.
The Honorable Hal Jackman shares his thoughts about collecting.
Here is one of the tents with the opening title displayed.
This timelapse video shows how fast we had to work to construct the barosaurus in time for opening.
William Thorsell muses on the aims of the new project for renewal.
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).
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...
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.
Dan Rahimi answers the question "Are there parts of the Museum that speak to you"?
William Thorsell talks about some surprises that contributed to the costs of Renaissance ROM.