Search results for “Canada”

Sunday, January 21, 2018, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

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Trace the amazing history of the Vikings with University of Toronto researcher Matthew Goodman. From their fascinating lives at home to their preparations for raiding abroad, find out what it meant to be a Viking by taking a closer look at Viking society, religion, and daily life in medieval Scandinavia.

Sunday, January 28, 2018, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

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Join Neil Ever Osborne, photographer-in-residence with Canadian Geographic, for a captivating look at using conservation photography and film-making to convey the relationship between people and the planet.

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

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Discover the cultural impact of early medieval Norse contact with peoples throughout “the Viking World”.  Find out how the legendary Vikings weren’t just pirates and warriors; but settlers, explorers, and agents of commerce and communication beyond Scandinavia.

Tuesdays, November 7, 2017, February 6 and March 6, 2018, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

  Go beyond the exhibition with this fascinating series of lectures that explores Viking culture and history.

Tuesday, February 6, 2018, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

Join Michelin star chef Magnus Nilsson for a delectable discussion on the rich culinary heritage of Scandinavia.

Sunday, February 18, 2018, 2:00 - 4:00 pm

Free. RSVP Required.
ROM Admission is not included.

Join Oliver Harris and Charlotte Hedenstierna-Jonson for a fascinating look at archaeology from the Viking world.

Sunday, February 25, 2018, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Archaeologist Amélie Allard provides a fascinating introduction to the basic principles, techniques, and ethics of exploring the human history of Canada and the United States.

Tuesday, March 6, 2018, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

Examine the challenges and successes involved in retelling stories from the ancient world for television audiences with the cast and crew of Vikings.

Thursday, March 22, 2018, 11:00 am - 1:15 pm

This engaging and captivating session takes you into the world of Métis oral history and traditional storytelling.