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  • Bats!
    Bats!
    CollectionVideo       Learn about Burton Lim's, Assistant Curator of Mammalogy, Bat research in Guyana and around the world. Burton is an expert on all types of bats and studies their biodiversity and evolution.
    CollectionVideo     Learn about Burton Lim's, Assistant Curator of Mammalogy, Bat research in Guyana and around the world. Burton is an expert on all types of bats and studies their biodiversity and ...
    Royal Ontario Museum
  • How does the ROM get endangered species in their galleries?
    How does the ROM get endangered species in their galleries?
    CollectionVideo       Museums are filled with species that may be endangered or extinct. Assistant Curator, Mary Burridge, reveals how the ROM builds its extensive collection without putting any specimens at risk.
    CollectionVideo     Museums are filled with species that may be endangered or extinct. Assistant Curator, Mary Burridge, reveals how the ROM builds its extensive collection without putting any specimens at risk.
    Royal Ontario Museum
  • Why do mosquito bites itch?
    Why do mosquito bites itch?
    CollectionVideo       It's common for mosquito bites to become annoyingly itchy! Doug Currie, ROM Curator of Entomology, explains why these bites make you scratch.
    CollectionVideo     It's common for mosquito bites to become annoyingly itchy! Doug Currie, ROM Curator of Entomology, explains why these bites make you scratch.
    Royal Ontario Museum
  • Is coral a plant or an animal?
    Is coral a plant or an animal?
    CollectionVideo       Coral is a mysterious species that is difficult to identify - is it a plant or an animal? Assistant Curator, Mary Burridge, reveals the true identity of these extraordinary creatures.
    CollectionVideo     Coral is a mysterious species that is difficult to identify - is it a plant or an animal? Assistant Curator, Mary Burridge, reveals the true identity of these extraordinary creatures.
    Royal Ontario Museum
  • How do butterflies decide what colour they'll be?
    How do butterflies decide what colour they'll be?
    CollectionVideo       Ever wondered how butterflies choose their beautiful vibrant colours? ROM Entomology Technician Brad Hubley exposes the secret of butterflies' beautiful patterns and colours.
    CollectionVideo     Ever wondered how butterflies choose their beautiful vibrant colours? ROM Entomology Technician Brad Hubley exposes the secret of butterflies' beautiful patterns and colours.
    Royal Ontario Museum
  • The Green Screen: The Arctic
    The Green Screen: The Arctic
    CollectionVideo       Take a closer look at how climate change is affecting the Arctic Region and what is being done to prevent irreparable impact on the ecosystem. This video explores Life in Crisis, one of the Schad Gallery of Biodiversity's themes.
    CollectionVideo     Take a closer look at how climate change is affecting the Arctic Region and what is being done to prevent irreparable impact on the ecosystem. This video explores Life in ...
    Royal Ontario Museum
  • The Green Screen: Warblers and Blackflies
    The Green Screen: Warblers and Blackflies
    CollectionVideo       Learn more about the changing migration patterns of the warbler and how to protect yourself from blackfly bites this season. The Green Screen is your source for biodiversity news and current events from the Schad Gallery of Biodiversity.
    CollectionVideo     Learn more about the changing migration patterns of the warbler and how to protect yourself from blackfly bites this season. The Green Screen is your source for biodiversity news and ...
    Royal Ontario Museum
  • ROM Backstage Pass: Photography
    ROM Backstage Pass: Photography
    CollectionVideo       Come and have a look behind the scene in the Photography Studio at the Royal Ontario Museum. See how the Photography department catalogs the collections of the Museum.
    CollectionVideo     Come and have a look behind the scene in the Photography Studio at the Royal Ontario Museum. See how the Photography department catalogs the collections of the Museum.
    Royal Ontario Museum
  • Schad Gallery of Biodiversity
    Schad Gallery of Biodiversity
    CollectionVideo       Nature comes to life in the new Schad Gallery of Biodiversity. Travel across seven ecosystems; see the rare white rhino and a living coral reef. Explore the Earth Rangers Studio with its immersive, multimedia and live animal shows. This new gallery will present the diversity of life on earth and ...
    CollectionVideo     Nature comes to life in the new Schad Gallery of Biodiversity. Travel across seven ecosystems; see the rare white rhino and a living coral reef. Explore the Earth Rangers Studio ...
    Royal Ontario Museum
  • Iconic Totem Poles
    Iconic Totem Poles
    CollectionVideo       These four totem poles, carved by the Nisgaa and Haida peoples of Canada's Pacific Northwest Coast, commemorate family origins, rights, privileges, achievements and experiences. Standing just outside the Daphne Cockwell Gallery of Canada: First Peoples, they have been selected as one of the must-see treasures in the ROM's collection.
    CollectionVideo     These four totem poles, carved by the Nisgaa and Haida peoples of Canada's Pacific Northwest Coast, commemorate family origins, rights, privileges, achievements and experiences. Standing just outside the Daphne Cockwell ...
    Royal Ontario Museum
  • Iconic Statue of Sekhmet
    Iconic Statue of Sekhmet
    CollectionVideo       Dating to the reign of King Tutankhamun's grandfather, this Egyptian sculpture is a very fine example of one of the oldest known Egyptian deities, the lion-headed warrior goddess also known as Mistress of Dread and Lady of Slaughter. On display in the Galleries of Africa: Egypt, the statue is one ...
    CollectionVideo     Dating to the reign of King Tutankhamun's grandfather, this Egyptian sculpture is a very fine example of one of the oldest known Egyptian deities, the lion-headed warrior goddess also known ...
    Royal Ontario Museum
  • Iconic Cleopatra
    Iconic Cleopatra
    CollectionVideo       This granite bust is most likely a representation of one of history's most famous women Cleopatra and is on display in the Galleries of Africa: Egypt. An iconic object in the ROM's collection, only three pieces of Ptolemaic sculpture like this exist in the world today.
    CollectionVideo     This granite bust is most likely a representation of one of history's most famous women Cleopatra and is on display in the Galleries of Africa: Egypt. An iconic object in ...
    Royal Ontario Museum
  • Iconic Ming Tomb
    Iconic Ming Tomb
    CollectionVideo       Legendary in Chinese history, General Zu Dashou was celebrated for his defense of the Ming dynasty against the Manchu invasion. The Tomb of General Zu Dashou (Ming Tomb) now stands in the Gallery of Chinese Architecture and is one of the Museum's iconic objects.
    CollectionVideo     Legendary in Chinese history, General Zu Dashou was celebrated for his defense of the Ming dynasty against the Manchu invasion. The Tomb of General Zu Dashou (Ming Tomb) now stands ...
    Royal Ontario Museum
  • Iconic Barosaurus
    Iconic Barosaurus
    CollectionVideo       This rare, longnecked sauropod skeleton is the largest mounted dinosaur in Canada (90 feet long) and one of the Royal Ontario Museum’s iconic objects. It stands in the James and Louise Temerty Galleries of the Age of Dinosaurs on Level 2.
    CollectionVideo     This rare, longnecked sauropod skeleton is the largest mounted dinosaur in Canada (90 feet long) and one of the Royal Ontario Museum’s iconic objects. It stands in the James and ...
    Royal Ontario Museum
  • Ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead
    Ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead
    CollectionVideo       Travel to Egypt, the land where the Book of the Dead of Amen-em-hat was written over 2,300 years ago and uncover the story of this mystical scroll. Acquired in the early 20th century, this beautiful papyrus scroll was recently restored and temporarily brought out of the vaults for display. Visitors ...
    CollectionVideo     Travel to Egypt, the land where the Book of the Dead of Amen-em-hat was written over 2,300 years ago and uncover the story of this mystical scroll. Acquired in the ...
    Royal Ontario Museum
  • Returned to Former Splendour: Painting, Conservation & Dyes
    Returned to Former Splendour: Painting, Conservation & Dyes
    CollectionVideo       Heidi Sobol, Senior Paintings Conservator, offers a peek at the exhibition Returned to Former Splendour which explores the conservation process involved in preparing the historical paintings now on display in the Wilson Canadian Heritage Exhibition Room in the Sigmund Samuel Gallery of Canada.
    CollectionVideo     Heidi Sobol, Senior Paintings Conservator, offers a peek at the exhibition Returned to Former Splendour which explores the conservation process involved in preparing the historical paintings now on display in ...
    Royal Ontario Museum
  • Housepaint, Phase 2: Shelter
    Housepaint, Phase 2: Shelter
    CollectionVideo       A time-lapse montage captures the set up of Housepaint, Phase 2: Shelter, a ground-breaking exhibition of street art in the Roloff Beny Gallery. Presented by the Institute for Contemporary Culture, ten street artists created colourful canvas house responding to issues of poverty and homelessness in memory of the former residents ...
    CollectionVideo     A time-lapse montage captures the set up of Housepaint, Phase 2: Shelter, a ground-breaking exhibition of street art in the Roloff Beny Gallery. Presented by the Institute for Contemporary Culture, ...
    Royal Ontario Museum
  • Oil and Sugar: Contemporary Art and Islamic Culture
    Oil and Sugar: Contemporary Art and Islamic Culture
    CollectionVideo       The Institute for Contemporary Culture presented the third annual Eva Holtby Lecture on Contemporary Culture on November 20, 2008. Glenn Lowry introduces his lecture, Oil and Sugar: Contemporary Art and Islamic Culture, examining relevant and topical cultural issues of international scope.
    CollectionVideo     The Institute for Contemporary Culture presented the third annual Eva Holtby Lecture on Contemporary Culture on November 20, 2008. Glenn Lowry introduces his lecture, Oil and Sugar: Contemporary Art and ...
    Royal Ontario Museum
  • Marie-Antoinette’s Dress
    Marie-Antoinette’s Dress
    CollectionVideo       Embellished with silk embroidery, ribbon appliqués, spangles and glass stones, follow the journey of Marie-Antoinette's lavish dress from ROM's vault to the gallery. Discover the delicate conservation methods, innovative mounting techniques and the mesmerizing history of the woman who once wore this dress.
    CollectionVideo     Embellished with silk embroidery, ribbon appliqués, spangles and glass stones, follow the journey of Marie-Antoinette's lavish dress from ROM's vault to the gallery. Discover the delicate conservation methods, innovative mounting ...
    Royal Ontario Museum
  • Roy Kelly - Memories of Scouting in Oakville
    Roy Kelly - Memories of Scouting in Oakville
    ImageVideo       This image is a screenshot of a video produced by the Town of Oakville. The video details Roy Kelly's experience as a scout in the early 20th century.
    ImageVideo     This image is a screenshot of a video produced by the Town of Oakville. The video details Roy Kelly's experience as a scout in the early 20th century.
    Oakville Public Library
    Town of Oakville
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