Myths, Stories and Legends

Myths, Stories and Legends

Grades : Grade 09Grade 10Grade 11
Activity Type : Guided Tour
Duration : 90 minutes
Subject : Social Science & the Humanities
Min / Max : 15 / 96 students + adults

Explore the ROM’s diverse collections to learn stories from around the world and from a variety of historical periods.  Discover the rich heritage of stories (like myths, legends, fables and folktales) that have helped human beings to understand and interpret the world around them.  In the course of this program, students may visit some of the following galleries: Gallery of Greece, A.G. Leventis Foundation Gallery of Ancient Cyprus, Gallery of the Bronze Age Aegean, Eaton Gallery of Rome, Gallery of Chinese Architecture, Shreyas and Mina Ajmera Gallery of Africa, The Americas, and Asia-Pacific, James and Louis Temerty Galleries of the Age of Dinosaurs, Galleries of Africa: Egypt, Wirth Gallery of the Middle East, Matthews Family Court of Chinese Sculpture, Samuel European Galleries, Daphne Cockwell Gallery of Canada:  First Peoples, Life in Crisis: Schad Gallery of Biodiversity and Joey and Toby Tanenbaum Gallery of China.

Curriculum links:







Reading and Literature Studies



Reading and Literature Studies


Do not combine with the following lesson due to similar content:

Greek Myths 

If you would like this program to be customized to your needs, please provide a detailed description in the "Additional Information" field during the checkout process.  A ROM staff member will contact you to discuss your request.

Ce programme est offert en français.

Availability subject to change.

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Daily Schedule
Day From   To
Monday 9:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Thursday 9:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Friday 9:00 am  -  4:30 pm
  The following dates and times are not available
Day       From   To    
Monday   July 3, 2017   8:00 am  -  Monday, September 4, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Monday   October 9, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Saturday   December 23, 2017   8:00 am  -  Saturday, January 6, 2018 5:00 pm [range]

$16 /person
Tax Exempt : $16

1 adult free
per 15 students

Activity Type : Guided Tour
Duration : 90 minutes
Subject : Social Science & the Humanities
Min / Max : 15 / 96 students + adults

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