Exhibitions

Current Exhibitions

Dunkleosteus intermedius
A display of spectacular pieces in anticipation of the new Dawn of Life gallery.
A small seahorse attaches itself to a cotton swab
One hundred all-new images from across the globe
Vikings: The Exhibition
November 4, 2017 to April 2, 2018 Separately ticketed exhibition
Souvenir is a multi-media installation that uses 2000 blackened souvenir spoons to challenge stereotypical representations of Black Canadians, as it illustrates the persistent positioning – as displayed, displaced and disappeared © Chantal Gibson
January 27, 2018 to April 22, 2018
Photo of a woman in a Dior dress against a blue background
In celebration of the House of Dior’s 70th anniversary, Christian Dior explores the brilliance behind Dior’s dramatic creations that revived the entire Paris haute couture industry.

Upcoming Exhibitions

Brown dress
Look beyond fashion and explore the endless possibilities that come from interweaving design, art, and technology.
Close up of a yellow spider
From spinning webs, dancing, swimming, to even losing a limb and growing it back, spiders are one of the most amazing animals on the planet.
Sketch drawing of Zuul crurivastator's head
Come face to face with Zuul crurivastator (Zool CRUR-uh-vass-TATE-or), an exciting new species of armoured dinosaur recently unveiled by ROM scientists.
Intricate paintings, dazzling jewellery, meticulous textiles and luxury decorative arts tell stories of conquest, kingship, strategic alliances, gender roles and life at court.

Online Exhibitions

ROM Rotunda
Over 300 of our artifacts have been captured in extraordinary detail on the Google Art Project, which allows visitors to virtually tour ROM galleries and curate their own digital collections.
The Burgess Shale: The Virtual Museum of Canada
Take an online dive into a 500-million-year-old sea