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ROM Natural History staff examine specimens brought to an id clinic.
On February 15, April 19, June 21, August 16, October 18, and December 6, 2017, from 4 - 5:30 pm

Thursday, January 11, 2018, 11:00 am - 1:15 pm

There's something strange in the neighbourhood - a brand new dinosaur named by ROM palaeontologists!  Find out what makes this unusual dinosaur so special!

Join our party of junior palaeontologists and safari back to the age of giant reptiles to track down our fabulous collection of dinosaurs, including Tyrannosaurus rex!
Saturdays, January 13 - March 3, 2018 (Excludes Feb 17), 9 am - 12 pm (7 weeks)

Sunday, January 28, 2018, 2:00 - 3:00 pm

Free. RSVP Required.
Museum admission is not included.

Anthropologist Brian Noble traces how dinosaurs and their natural worlds are recreated in the imaginations of palaeontologists, movie-goers, and children alike.

Tuesday, January 30, 2018, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

Registration Coming Soon!
Tickets on sale to RPC/YPC/DPC Members Nov 21
Tickets on sale to Members Nov 22
Tickets on sale to General Public Nov 23

 

 

 

Think small in this fascinating lecture on dinosaurs and what they still have to teach us about the fossil record.

 

Thursday, February 15, 2018, 11:00 am - 1:15 pm

Join John Holmes as he reveals how Darwin's reading of John Milton's Paradise Lost on his famous voyage aboard the HMS Beagle shaped his vision of the natural world, and how poetry written under Darwin's star can help us understand what it means to live as a part of the world he discovered.