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Posted: 15 février 2014 à 7 h 58 , by Amanda Girgis
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Enhance your visit this Family Day weekend at the interactive touch tables on Level 2

Posted: 14 février 2014 à 9 h 07 , by Amanda Girgis
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10 birds in the ROM's collection you'll love more than Flappy Bird.

Posted: 12 février 2014 à 17 h 19 , by Kate Cooper
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Dr. Kenneth Lapatin, an expert in ancient ivory and gold statues, talks about the ROM's ‘Minoan’ goddess in a Google+ Hangout. His research and publications about the suspect Minoan ivory figurines prompted the ROM to reconsider the display of their own ‘icon’. 

Posted: 12 février 2014 à 15 h 45 , by Robert Mason
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In South Asia during the 16th to early 20th centuries all fashionable young men when visiting their ladies would want to dress at their best. This would include one very necessary dress acessory: the katar. This uniquely South Asian dagger is thought to have developed in the very southern part of what is now India. In the 17th century the type was adopted across South Asia, and became a standard dress accessory in the Mughal courts.

 

Posted: 11 février 2014 à 7 h 35 , by Jean-Bernard Caron
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Today we are proud to report the extraordinary discovery of a new fossil deposit in Kootenay National Park.

Posted: 6 février 2014 à 15 h 26 , by Brian Boyle
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A sneak peek of the preparations and installation process of The Forbidden City: Inside the Court of China's Emperors!

Posted: 30 janvier 2014 à 14 h 31 , by Amanda Girgis
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Experiential learning is a teaching method that allows learners to explore and examine objects that illustrate larger concepts.

Posted: 29 janvier 2014 à 14 h 42 , by Robert Mason
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The horse is not just a form of transportation, but is a weapon in itself. The genus Equus is thought to have evolved over 4 million years ago in North America, specialising in being able to eat the grass of the steppelands and run away from predators. North American horses later became extinct, possibly due to hunting by humans, although various species of horse, asses and zebras thrived in the Old World.

Posted: 28 janvier 2014 à 8 h 59 , by Brian Boyle
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All the wonderful artifcats from the ROM’s upcoming blockbuster exhibition, The Forbidden City: Inside the Court of China's Emperors, have finally arrived from Beijing's Palace Museum!

 

Posted: 24 janvier 2014 à 17 h 05 , by admin
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Here’s to the Year of the Horse… and to a very Chinese New Year at the ROM.