Events

During the ROM's Centennial year the Museum will be showcasing special events, exhibitions and programs. Visit the ROM100 Calendar for more information.

RPC events are designed to give you exclusive behind-the-scenes access to the ROM's curators, collections, galleries and exhibitions.

Upcoming Events

RPC 30th Anniversary Exclusive
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
A special celebration in honour of the Royal Patrons Circle 30th year of ROM support.

Fashion Follows Form Lecture: RPC VIP Reception
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
RPC Members giving at the Fellow ($5,000+) level or more are invited to a special pre-lecture VIP tour. This invitation includes VIP seating at the lecture.

Patrons Breakfast
Saturday, November 22, 2014
RPC and YPC Members are invited to a special Saturday morning breakfast and digital photography seminar in advance of the Members' Preview of the Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition.

ROM Family Holiday Gathering
Sunday, December 7, 2014
RPC Members are invited to bring family and friends to the Museum for a holiday celebration with crafts, treats, and a visit from Santa.

Patrons Preview: Douglas Coupland’s everywhere is anywhere is anything is everything
Wednesday, January 28, 2014
RPC and YPC Members are invited to explore the visual art of Douglas Coupland at this exclusive evening preview.

Past Events

Corporate Appreciation Day
Saturday, August 23, 2014
In appreciation of their support, RPC Corporate Members at the Companion ($3,000+) level have the additional benefit of Corporate Appreciation Day.
On this day families from these companies enjoy complimentary access to the ROM.

Chairs' Reception
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
A special evening to thank and recognize our supporters and celebrate 100 years of philanthropy at the ROM.

RPC Private Viewing of Around 1914: Design in a New Age
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
RPC Members are invited to a private viewing of Around 1914: Design in a New Age with remarks by Robert Little, the ROM's Mona Campbell Curator for European Decorative Arts.

ROM Reunion
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
RPC Members will be invited to join us for a ROM centennial birthday celebration that will honor our historic and contemporary ROM family.

Patrons Preview: The Forbidden City: Inside the Court of China’s Emperors
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
RPC and YPC Patrons will be among the first to preview the ROM's Centennial blockbuster exhibition: The Forbidden City: Inside the Court of China’s Emperors, presented by The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation and Lead Sponsor Manulife Financial.

RPC Behind-the-Scenes Tours
Thursday, February 20, 2014
RPC Members will be invited to join us for a feature talk and exclusive opportunity to go behind the scenes at the ROM.

ROM Family Holiday Gathering
Sunday, December 8, 2013
RPC Members are invited to bring family and friends to the Museum for a holiday celebration with crafts, treats, and a visit from Santa.

RPC Breakfast and Wildlife Photographer of the Year Preview
Saturday, November 23, 2013
Meet up with your fellow RPC Members for a complimentary breakfast and a preview of the exciting new Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition, including remarks from ROM experts.

RPC Preview: Carbon 14: Climate is Culture
Thursday, October 17, 2013
RPC Members enjoyed a sneak peek of Carbon 14: Climate is Culture produced by the Cape Farewell Foundation in partnership with ROM Contemporary Culture.

RPC Behind-the-Scenes
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
RPC Members were invited to a series of exclusive tours of the Louise Hawley Stone Curatorial Centre, featuring ROM experts speaking about their recent field work, research and acquisitions.

RPC New Member Welcome Event
Monday, September 16, 2013
In recognition of their first-time donation to the ROM through RPC, new Members were invited to the ROM to mingle with RPC Visionaries and 10 year + Members. The evening included an intimate exploration of the exhibition Catastrophe! Ten Years Later: The Looting and Destruction of Iraq’s Past with ROM curator Dr. Clemens Reichel and a cocktail reception with Janet Carding, ROM Director & CEO.

Additional RPC events for the 2013/2014 year will be announced soon.

*All dates subject to change. Event RSVPs will be collected following an invitation by mail.