Royal Ontario Museum

100 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario
Canada M5S 2C6


Follow the story of life from the very beginning. The Willner Madge Gallery at the Royal Ontario Museum holds fossils dug from Canadian soil, spanning back nearly 4 billion years.

The multifaceted exhibition showcases over 400 live and preserved spider specimens in addition to featuring interactive games and video experiences.

“Positioning Black contemporary art in the core of the ROM is a gesture of establishing presence…”

Now open: the Royal Ontario Museum’s Chihuly, an exhibit of 11 installations including previously unseen incarnations by Seattle-based glass sculptor Dale Chihuly.

Although Toronto’s fin-de-siècle rush to the top was largely focused on high finance and even higher skyscrapers, the city’s arts culture has seen notable growth in the past decade.