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Thursday, November 30, 2017, 11:00 am - 1:15 pm

Join Craig Cipolla, ROM curator for Vikings: The Exhibition, presented by Raymond James Ltd., as he discusses the making of this exciting exhibition, and explores Viking culture and history through archaeological materials. 

Sunday, January 21, 2018, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm


Please call the Programs Department at 416.586.5797 to be placed on the waiting list.

Trace the amazing history of the Vikings with University of Toronto researcher Matthew Goodman. From their fascinating lives at home to their preparations for raiding abroad, find out what it meant to be a Viking by taking a closer look at Viking society, religion, and daily life in medieval Scandinavia.

Sunday, February 4, 2018, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Discover the cultural impact of early medieval Norse contact with peoples throughout “the Viking World”.  Find out how the legendary Vikings weren’t just pirates and warriors; but settlers, explorers, and agents of commerce and communication beyond Scandinavia.

Tuesdays, November 7, 2017, February 6 and March 6, 2018, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

  Go beyond the exhibition with this fascinating series of lectures that explores Viking culture and history.

Tuesday, February 6, 2018, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

Join Michelin star chef Magnus Nilsson for a delectable discussion on the rich culinary heritage of Scandinavia.

Sunday, February 25, 2018, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Archaeologist Amélie Allard provides a fascinating introduction to the basic principles, techniques, and ethics of exploring the human history of Canada and the United States.

Friday March 2, 2018, 5:00 pm

Experience the ultimate backstage pass at the Museum with ROMkids Sleepovers. This awe-inspiring night kicks off with an exclusive visit to the ROM’s latest special exhibition, VIKINGS: The Exhibition, presented by Raymond James Ltd., where you can explore the myths and lifestyle of these legendary voyagers.  Sleepovers are for children 5 years and up. Children are required to be accompanied by an adult (19 years or older) throughout the sleepover.

Tuesday, March 6, 2018, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

Examine the challenges and successes involved in retelling stories from the ancient world for television audiences with the cast and crew of Vikings.