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The Black Star Sapphire of Queensland

Catch a rare glimpse of The Black Star of Queensland, one of the largest gem quality sapphires in the world. This brilliant six-point black star sapphire is on display for the first time since 1969. This incredible gem was found in the 1930s in the town of Anakie in Queensland, Australia. It

Glass Worlds: Paperweights from the ROM’s Collection

Over 250 miniature worlds of brilliant colour and style are featured in this exhibition of spectacular 19th- and 20th-century glass paperweights. The first major exhibition of its kind in Canada, Glass Worlds features paperweights from the ROM’s collection, considered one of the finest in North

Trade Winds: Chinese Export Wares from the 8th to 20th centuries

For hundreds of years, traders have endured hostile deserts, perilous mountains and treacherous seas in an attempt to bring precious Chinese wares to the rest of Asia, Europe and the Americas. Now, discover over 100 of these exquisite artifacts including porcelain, textiles, silverware and much

Black History Month

The ROM celebrates Black History Month 2008 with two new exhibits, The Ontario Bicentenary Exhibition: The Act to Abolish the British Slave Trade and Enslaved Africans in Upper Canada. Ontario Bicentenary Exhibit: The Act to Abolish the British Slave Trade The ROM is proud to present eight panels

Shapeshifters, Time Travellers and Storytellers

Incorporating evocative objects from the Museum's collections, this thought-provoking exhibition presents eight contemporary Aboriginal artists whose works explore the ways in which past and present continue to merge and shape one another. This exhibition features eight striking installations,

Canada Collects: Treasures from Across the Nation

From coast to coast, collectors and museums from across Canada contribute exceptional pieces from their own collections to comprise this unique exhibition. Illustrating the depth and diversity of collecting across the country, Canada Collects presents a range of iconic pieces of contemporary and

Charles Pachter's Canada (II)

The interiors of the ROM’s lobby are the canvas for Canadian artist Charles Pachter’s imaginative digital presentation. Pachter, described as a “Northern Warhol,” uses images of Canadian icons to create quirky, humourous and poignant multimedia installations. From the moose to the maple


Journey into the lives and landscape of the people of Darfur, Sudan, in this extraordinary multimedia exhibition, consisting of over 150 haunting images projected onto the façade of the Michael Lee-Chin Crystal. Created in September 2006 by American architect Leslie Thomas to bring the story of

Ancient Peru Unearthed: Golden Treasures of a Lost Civilization

Discover a magnificent cache of long-hidden golden treasures from the Sicán civilization, a mysterious pre-Inca people who prospered off the northern coast of Peru as early as AD 700. This extraordinary exhibition showcases over 120 elaborately-crafted headdresses, crowns, pieces of pottery and

Heaven or Hell: Images of Chinese Buddhist and Daoist Deities and Immortals

A fascinating exploration of Buddhist and Daoist deities, Heaven or Hell presents paintings and prints from the ROM’s collection, including never-before-seen works. Dating from the 10th to 20th century, these works express the prevailing Chinese religious and philosophical thinking of the time.,