RPC events are designed to give you exclusive behind-the-scenes access to the ROM's curators, collections, galleries and exhibitions.

Upcoming Events

Patrons Preview of Pompeii: In the Shadow of the Volcano
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Be among the first to see this Canadian premiere, which tells the dramatic story of an ancient civilization frozen in time.

We will be adding more events to our 2015/16 season shortly.

Past Events

An Evening at the Aga Khan Museum
Thursday, May 21, 2015
RPC Members are invited to an exclusive after-hours opportunity to explore Toronto's newest museum. Offering visitors a window into worlds perhaps unknown or unfamiliar, the Aga Khan Museum showcases the artistic, intellectual and scientific heritage of Islamic civilizations across the centuries from the Iberian Peninsula to China.

Chairs' Reception
Thursday, May 7, 2015
The Chairs’ Reception celebrates philanthropy at the Royal Ontario Museum, thanking and recognizing donors, patrons, sponsors and volunteers whose generous support has made the ROM one of the world’s great museums.

RPC Behind-the-Scenes Tour
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Always a favourite, mark your calendar for this exclusive opportunity to go behind the scenes in the ROM vaults for an in-depth tour with one of our fascinating ROM experts.

Patrons Preview: Douglas Coupland’s everywhere is anywhere is anything is everything
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
RPC and YPC Members are invited to an exclusive preview of Douglas Coupland’s new art exhibition at the ROM. This event will feature a discussion with the artist and curator Daina Augaitis.

ROM Family Holiday Gathering
Sunday, December 7, 2014
RPC Members are invited to bring family and friends to the Museum for a holiday celebration with crafts, treats, and a visit from Santa.

Patrons Breakfast
Saturday, November 22, 2014
RPC and YPC Members are invited to a special Saturday morning breakfast and digital photography seminar in advance of the Members' Preview of the Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition.

RPC 30th Anniversary Exclusive
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
A special celebration in honour of the Royal Patrons Circle 30th year of ROM support.

Corporate Appreciation Day
Saturday, August 23, 2014
In appreciation of their support, RPC Corporate Members at the Companion ($3,000+) level have the additional benefit of Corporate Appreciation Day.
On this day families from these companies enjoy complimentary access to the ROM.

Chairs' Reception
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
A special evening to thank and recognize our supporters and celebrate 100 years of philanthropy at the ROM.

RPC Private Viewing of Around 1914: Design in a New Age
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
RPC Members are invited to a private viewing of Around 1914: Design in a New Age with remarks by Robert Little, the ROM's Mona Campbell Curator for European Decorative Arts.

*All dates subject to change. Event RSVPs will be collected following an invitation by mail.