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Royal Ontario Museum

100 Queen's Pk | At Bloor St., Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C6, Canada
+1 416-586-8000
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Opened in 1914, the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) showcases art, culture, and nature from around the globe and across the ages. One of North America's most renowned cultural institutions, Canada's largest museum is home to a world-class collection of more than six million objects and specimens, featured in 40 gallery and exhibition spaces. As the country’s preeminent field research institute and an international leader in new and original findings in biodiversity, palaeontology, earth sciences, the visual arts, material culture and archaeology, the ROM plays a vital role in advancing our global understanding of the artistic, cultural and natural world. The Renaissance ROM expansion project (2007) merged the iconic architectural heritage of the original building with the Studio Daniel Libeskind-designed Michael Lee-Chin Crystal. A distinctive new symbol of Toronto for the 21st century, the Crystal marked the beginning of a new era for the ROM as the country's premier cultural and social destination.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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100 Queen's Pk | At Bloor St., Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C6, Canada
Midtown
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Reviewed 2 days ago

They have some great travelling exhibits but don't miss the geology exhibit (part of their permanent collection). In there on display they have a huge solid gold million dollar coin (that is actually worth closer to 6 million) There were only 5 of these ever...More

Thank CanadaJones
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is one of the best history museums you can visit in the world. Great variety of exibits ranging from dinosaurs to across human history. Very nicely organized, clean easy to navigate. You could spend hours here. A must see when visiting Toronto!

Thank dmasu2005
ROMtoronto, Guest Relations Manager at Royal Ontario Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to share your love for the ROM! I am happy to hear you enjoy our collections and visiting us! Until next time, Bryan

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This museum can compete with the top museums in the big cities in North America and the world. It is very large so either plan a long day to see it all or pick out which exhibits you want to see before you get there...More

Thank tshep42
ROMtoronto, Guest Relations Manager at Royal Ontario Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to share your love for the ROM. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us and loved our Vikings Exhibit. I do enjoy a stroll through our Gift Shop as well! I recommend a...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

I had the chance to check out the Viking exhibition at the Rom recently. I enjoyed the show in general but there were some disappointments. - Biggie: there were a number of items (and many times they were the most attractive objects in the glass...More

Thank leolion5
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went in to see the Vikings and the Anishnabeg shows. The latter is now closed so I'll focus on the former. I would highly recommend the Vikings exhibit to everyone. For children there are some hands on activities - the virtual archaeological boat dig...More

1  Thank Geoffrey E
ROMtoronto, Guest Relations Manager at Royal Ontario Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Geoffrey, I am sorry to hear that you missed our Anishinaabeg: Art and Power Exhibit. While you missed the Anishinaabeg Exhibit, I am happy to hear that you were able to visit our Vikings Exhibit and that you enjoyed it. I hope that you...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We paid extra for the Viking exhibit which turned out to be disappointing. I expected large displays; there was one. Great artifacts but not what I had hoped to see. Some of the time exhibits are old (there since I was dating my husband 15...More

Thank Laurspa
Reviewed 6 days ago

I've been here a couple times when I was younger. I always loved the animal exhibits. I wonder if the bat cave is still there, it's great for kids. I think there was a Geology section that was also really fun. I would absolutely return.More

Thank juliashantz
ROMtoronto, Guest Relations Manager at Royal Ontario Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Julia, I am happy to hear you enjoyed visiting our collections as a child. Our Schad Gallery of Biodiversity and our Earth's Treasures Gallery are still with us! Our Bat Cave was renovated and updated in 2010 and I hope you will be able...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I would always make a point we visit museums wherever we go. This place surpised me. The collection is pretty nice. I love that they have these seats where you just sit there and listen to a narrator tell you some facts...More

2  Thank Egie10
ROMtoronto, Guest Relations Manager at Royal Ontario Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to share you experience at the Museum with us! I am happy to hear that you and your family enjoy visiting museums and were able to join us. I hope you enjoyed our collections and will be able...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

While you are visiting Toronto do no hesitate to visit our Royal Ontario Museum, great for solo, family and friends. You won't be disappointed with our great arts and our country. You are also surrounded by with a great park called Queens park and the...More

1  Thank Everton W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is Not a static museun but works hard at bringing special exhibits. The current one is focused on the Vikings. The last I saw was on Pompei. It is a challenge as a museum to stay current and have new experiences to share. The...More

1  Thank travellingsinclairs
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Dave P
13 September 2017|
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Response from ROMtoronto | Property representative |
Hello, Our day passes include in and out privileges. Please present your ticket to re-enter!
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jellybeanbuddy
21 August 2017|
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Response from noodles2017 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I'm not really sure about buying tickets on-line. My suggestion is that you call the ROM and find out the stipulation they use for "entry time." Personally, I think this is 'hit and miss' way of getting tickets... More
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David G
11 August 2017|
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Response from ROMtoronto | Property representative |
Hello David, Yes we do have WIFI!
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