Lectures, Courses & Workshops, Special Events

Friday, July 31, 2015

ROM Speaks Series
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 | 19:00 - 21:30

This summer, the ROM welcomes the opening of the greatly anticipated special exhibition Pompeii: In the Shadow of the Volcano.

ROM Speaks Series
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 | 19:00 - 21:30

Join us for an extraordinary performance of traditional Italian music inspired by the land of Pompeii. La Scala trained tenor Franceso Pellegrino, accompanied by a host of traditional Italian instrumentalists.

Thursday, October 15, 2015 | 16:00 - 20:00

The American Council for Southern Asian Art (ACSAA) will hold its 17th biennial meeting at the Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Canada, on October 15-17th, 2015.

Wood carving detail
Friday, October 16, 2015 | 08:00 - 17:00

The American Council for Southern Asian Art (ACSAA) will hold its 17th biennial meeting at the Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Canada, on October 15-17th, 2015.

Wood carving detail
Saturday, October 17, 2015 | 08:30 - 16:00

The American Council for Southern Asian Art (ACSAA) will hold its 17th biennial meeting at the Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Canada, on October 15-17th, 2015.

Worn Dialogues: Gallery Conversations
Sunday, October 18, 2015 | 12:30 - 14:00

FREE. RSVP Required.

ROM Speaks Series
Tuesday, October 20, 2015 | 19:00 - 21:00

From the perspective of the Asian collections at the British Museum, Dr. Michael Willis reflects on the question of the ‘sacred object’ in the ‘secular space’ of the museum.

ROM Speaks Series
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 | 19:00 - 21:30

The Smithsonian Institute's Benjamin Andrews takes us on a journey through explosive volcanic eruptions such as that seen at Pompeii in 79 AD. Hear his take on the impact of volcanic activities on regional and global environments, and human societies.

ROM Speaks Kitchen Conversations
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 | 18:00 - 21:00

FULL
Please call the Programs Department at 416.586.5797 to be placed on the waiting list.

Spectacular Jellyfish
Thursday, November 5, 2015 | 08:30 - 17:30

Come with ROMbus and see an exotic kaleidoscope of marine life, giant pacific octopuses, stingrays, jellyfish, seahorses and clown fish. View aquatic galleries from Canada to the tropical waters of the Indo-Pacific.