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Visitors gather around a table with touchable natural history specimens
Daily from Saturday July 14, until Friday August 24, 2018

Join our staff and volunteers, and engage with amazing specimens to learn about misunderstood creatures. 

Sunday, November 4, 2018, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Tickets on sale to Members August 16.
Tickets on sale to General Public August 17.

Guided by professional photographer Brett Forsyth, explore techniques in macro photography in this full day, hands-on workshop. Inspired by the exhibition Spiders: Fear & Fascination, spend the day practicing techniques associated with extreme close-ups using ROM collections

Thursday, November 8, 2018, 11:00 am - 1:15 pm

Mark Peck is a technician in the Department of Natural History, and oversees the ornithology collection.

Saturday, December 1, 2018 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Free. RSVP Required.
ROM Admission is not included.

Explore the natural history of spiders you might find in your basement, backyard, or local forest, and clear up some of the myths about one of the world’s most misunderstood creatures.

 

Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

Tickets on sale to RPC/YPC/DPC Members August 15.
Tickets on sale to Members August 16.
Tickets on sale to General Public August 17.

Wildlife Photographer of the Year Keynote

Luminous Seas

Join National Geographic photographer Brian Skerry on assignment and into the sea, where his engaging and visual storytelling highlights the problems facing our oceans and illustrates tangible solutions.