The Nature of Diamonds | Garfield Weston Exhibition Hall, Level B2

October 25, 2008 to March 27, 2009

Throughout time, no other gem has captured the world’s imagination quite like the diamond — revered by royalty, celebrated by Hollywood and treasured the world over. What is it about these brilliant stones that captivates so completely?

Explore the blockbuster exhibition The Nature of Diamonds at the Royal Ontario Museum. This show has dazzled audiences from New York to Tokyo, and now it’s Toronto’s turn to fall under the spell of these precious jewels.

Discover more about The Nature of Diamonds:

The Exhibition (PDF) About Diamonds (PDF) The Science of Diamonds (PDF) The politics of Diamonds (PDF)

The Nature of Diamonds is organized by the American Museum of Natural History, New York (, in collaboration with the Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto; The Field Museum, Chicago; and the Houston Museum of Natural Science.