Special Events

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Tehuana Group in Mexican Dress
Saturday, April 16, 2016 | 09:30 - 16:30
Mark your calendar for this full-day symposium on Saturday, April 16, 2016.
ROM Speaks Lecture Series
Tuesday, April 19, 2016 | 19:00 - 20:00

Birds are the living descendants of dinosaurs. Their DNA, comprised of over 1 billion DNA letters and thousands of genes, bears traces of their dinosaur ancestry. From T. rex to hummingbirds, join Harvard`s Scott V. Edwards as he explores how modern genomics are revealing how these fascinating creatures have evolved over tens of millions of years.

ROM Friday Night Live presented by Ford
Repeats every week every Friday until Fri Jun 24 2016 .
Friday, April 29, 2016 | 19:00 - 23:00
Friday, June 24, 2016 | 19:00 - 23:00

ROM Friday Night Live, Toronto's most unique social destination, will be back April 29 to celebrate #ROMInk. Join us for a night of drinks, food, and live music - all while dancing among our fossils and rubbing elbows with history.

Repeats every week every Friday 6 times except Fri May 20 2016.
Friday, May 13, 2016 | 13:30 - 15:30
Friday, June 24, 2016 | 13:30 - 15:30

Meet other moms, dads and caregivers and enjoy adult learning and conversation in a baby-friendly atmosphere at the ROM!  With a Museum Educator as your guide, you will explore a different gallery each week and discover extraordinary objects while your little one marvels at the new sights fr

Coloured Gems - A Stained Glass Tour of Toronto
Thursday, May 26, 2016 | 08:30 - 18:00

We will be continuing our tours of Toronto's stained glass gems from notable historic to contemporary creations led by Sarah Hall, RCA renowned stained glass artist. Learn about various stained glass techniques and about the exceptional artists who created these windows.

Georgian Bay
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 | 08:00 - 18:00

Board the MV Chippewa lll for a private boat cruise and bask in the beauty of Georgian Bay immortalized on canvas by the Group of Seven.  The historic Chippewa III (ex “Maid of the Mist”) will cruise past landscape that inspired artists for generations.  Our lunch takes plac

Horses racing at Woodbine Racetrack.
Saturday, August 20, 2016 | 08:30 - 18:00

Join us on August 20, 2016 to learn all about the world of thoroughbred horses.   We start off our day at Chiefswood Stables in Loretto where Rob Landry, Jockey Hall of Famer, talks about the training program.

Room at Bloorview Rehabilitation Centre by Montgomery Sissam.
Thursday, September 15, 2016 | 09:00 - 17:00

Join us on September 15, 2016 as we show the work of Montgomery Sisam.