Current Exhibitions

Dale Chihuly, Persian Ceiling
Experience groundbreaking explorations in colour, light, and form by Dale Chihuly—a pioneer of the studio glass movement and considered to be one of the world’s foremost artists working in glass today.
Photo of a woman's tattooed torso
Explore the history and evolution of tattooing in this exciting exhibition. 
Hosoda Eisui's "Wakashu with a Shoulder Drum"
A Third Gender: Beautiful Youths in Japanese Prints
Illustration of the new Dinosaur by Danielle Dufault.
A new dinosaur has been discovered--with a strange feature never seen before!
Dunkleosteus intermedius
A display of spectacular pieces in anticipation of the new Dawn of Life gallery.
A diver from Parks Canada’s Underwater Archaeology Team works to remove kelp from the Erebus to better view and study the ship’s structure and artifacts.  © Parks Canada / Thierry Boyer
A nationwide outreach project brings to life one of Canada’s greatest Arctic mysteries.
Image: Jane Ash Poitras, Buffalo Seed. Mixed media, oil on canvas, 2004.
Four paintings explore colonialism and traditional knowledge of the therapeutic properties and spiritual significance of plants
Leaf featuring three people
View Chinese art in a whole new light.
Bayada Gumaad (b. 1933) © Jake Verzosa, 2011
Experience the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Fe
Group shot of ROM staff at Yazdigird's Seraglio in Iran. ROM excavations at Yazdigird's Seraglio in Iran revealed that the ruins were once something different than others thought.
ROM Excavations in Iran 1975 – 1979