Visitor Information


Planning a trip to Toronto? We invite you to discover the natural and cultural world at the Royal Ontario Museum.  We offer extraordinary experiences as you and your family explore how the earth and its cultures have evolved, and how the changes we face today will shape the world we’ll live in tomorrow. 

The Royal Ontario Museum is one of Canada’s largest museums with eight Centres of Discovery to connect you to vibrant communities, and access our extensive collections and curatorial expertise. Download a Visitor Guide before your trip.

What to See

Kids and families explore the ancient and natural worlds in the ROM's galleries.

Five floors of extraordinary galleries and exhibitions to explore.

MUST SEE: Pompeii: In the Shadow of a Volcano opens June 13, 2015.

For Families & Kids

Children explore the Royal Ontario Museum's hands on gallery while visiting Toronto.

We offer tons of family-friendly experiences for kids of all ages. 

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Guided tours of our galleries are offered daily.  These include tons of fascinating facts and rich stories about our collections.

Museum tours and special programming are offered all year long.

Tourist Information

While in Toronto, visitors discover the history of Canada and the First Peoples in our permanent galleries.

If you are from out of town, we can help plan your visit to Toronto.

Gallery Guidelines

Tourists marvel at the dinosaur fossils on display at the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto.

Make the most of your visit with these helpful guidelines or tips for families.

Shopping & Dining

Young students enjoy hands-on activites in a ROM classroom.

A delicious menu and exclusive shopping.