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Friday, December 15, 10:00 am to 5:30 pm and Saturday, December 16, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Free with ROM Membership.

Join us for an exclusive preview of Wildlife Photographer of the Year on Friday, December 15 and Saturday, December 16, 2017.

Fascinating animal behaviour, otherworldly marine scenes, and breathtaking landscapes are revealed in ways the human eye might never see unaided. This year's exhibition features 100 all-new images from across the globe. The world’s most prestigious nature photography competition presents a fresh look at the incredible life on our planet. Visitors will be awed and inspired by the beauty and diversity of our natural world.

Friday, December 15, 2017, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Exclusively for ROM Members. Registration required as space is limited.

Never in human history has it been more important for every day citizens to engage in science and with scientists. The power of technology, the rise of the *smart phone, and the interconnectedness of global communities provides incredible opportunities for all of us to help be the change we want to see. Please join Dave Ireland, Managing Director, ROM Biodiversity, and Mark Peck, ROM Ornithology Technician, as they weave different stories from their ROM work into one message.

Visitors interact with museum volunteers and various specimens
Most Saturdays

Come touch some amazing specimens, chat with staff and volunteers, and learn something new about biodiversity!

A collection of plush animals resting beneath the dome of the museum's rotunda.
Most Sundays, 11 AM to 3 PM

Come and explore the Museum with our plushy friends!

A myriad fishes inhabit the live coral reef acquarium.
Sundays, 11 AM to 1 PM

Meet the person who keeps our coral reef aquarium thriving!

Tuesdays, January 23, January 30 and February 13, 2018, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

From fascinating to thought-provoking, ROMSpeaks presents compelling voices on hot topics. Explore engaging issues at the ROM and experience our world, discussed.

Tuesday, January 23, 2018, 7:00 - 8:00, Reception to follow

Join acclaimed wildlife photographer Joel Sartore as he shares his ground-breaking journey to create the National Geographic Photo Ark.

Sunday, January 28, 2018, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Join Neil Ever Osborne, photographer-in-residence with Canadian Geographic, for a captivating look at using conservation photography and film-making to convey the relationship between people and the planet.

Sunday, February 4, 2018, 2:00 - 3:00 pm

Free. RSVP Required.
ROM Admission is not included.

Discover the striking beauty of nocturnal moths in Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, French Guiana, and Panama through the lens of esteemed photographer Emmet Gowin.

Sunday, February 11, 2018, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Join us for our trek into the wonderful world of animals and master the drawing skills that will bring their images to life.