Royal Ontario Museum
Connect with the wonders of our world at the Royal Ontario Museum. Canada’s largest museum of art, culture, and nature takes you on an epic journey from 4.5 billion years ago to today.
Hours of Operation
Open Daily 10:00 am to 5:30 pm
Closing times vary: check here before you visit
Treasures of a Desert Kingdom: The Royal Arts of Jodhpur, India
On view through September 2, 2019
Explore the spectacular royal arts of one of India’s greatest former kingdoms, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, where alluring jewellery, lavish tents and canopies, vibrant paintings, and opulent decorative arts tell stories of kingship, strategic alliances, the role of women and life at court.
In the Age of Rembrandt: Dutch Paintings from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
On view June 1 through September 15, 2019
An unprecedented collection of over sixty paintings – including works from Rembrandt van Rijn, Frans Hals, Jan Steen, and Jacob van Ruisdael – provides insight into the 17th century Dutch and Flemish ways of life, whether through luxurious still life, humorous genre scenes, sumptuous portraits, or detailed landscapes, cityscapes, and architectural paintings.
It’s Alive! Classic Horror and Sci-Fi Art from the Kirk Hammett Collection
On view July 13, 2019 through January 5, 2020
Famous guitarist Kirk Hammett, of the heavy metal band Metallica, has created one of the world’s most extraordinary collections of classic horror and sci-fi movie posters. This exhibition explores Hammett’s significant collection and examines the connection between artistry, emotion, and popular culture through a selection of works from 20th-century cinema.