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Victoria Hall, Cobourg, Wikimedia photo, 2017
Friday, October 12, 2018, 8:30 am - 4:00 pm - Meet at York Mills Subway (South Exit - Old York Mills Rd)

We explore Cobourg, once one of the most important centres of Upper Canada, and later reborn as the “Summer Colony" or the "Newport of the North", a resort town for wealthy Americans during the post-Civil War era.

Sunday, October 21, 2018, 2:00 - 3:00 pm

Free. RSVP Required.
ROM Admission is not included.

2018 Edward S. Rogers Lecture in Anthropology
Inspired by the true story of Viking swords in the ROM's collections, historian Douglas Hunter offers up a real-life museum detective story.

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

Archaeologist Amélie Allard introduces to the basic principles, techniques, and ethics of exploring the human history of Canada and the United States.

Photo courtesy of Georgina Military Museum, 2017
Monday, November 12, 2018, 10:00 am - 5:30 pm - Meet at the ROM, President's Choice School Entrance (South End)

For the month of Remembrance we look at war.  On the day after Remembrance Day we explore how different civilizations went to war with a docent-led tour at the ROM. The day also includes a visit to the Georgina Military Museum in Keswick for an exploration of Canada at war.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Meet at the ROM, President's Choice School Entrance (South End)

Discover the Scottish influence in early 19th century Ontario while touring two historic homes decorated for the holidays.

Thursday, December 13, 2018, 11:00 am - 1:15 pm

Join ROM Archivist Charlotte Chaffey as she investigates the symbolism, imagery, and lore of some of the ROM's iconic architecture using documents and photographs from the Museum's Library & Archives collections.