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Royal Ontario Museum

Address: 100 Queen's Park Crescent | At Bloor St., Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C6, Canada (Downtown Toronto)
Phone Number: 416-586-8000
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Ranked #9 of 267 Attractions in Toronto
Type: History Museums, Natural History Museums, Museums
Activities: Group tours/walking tour, Dining
Fee: Yes
Owner description: The Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) is among the world’s leading museums...
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Type: History Museums, Natural History Museums, Museums
Activities: Group tours/walking tour, Dining
Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Hours:
Fri 10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Sat - Thu 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Owner description: The Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) is among the world’s leading museums of natural history and world cultures. In combining a universal museum of cultures with that of natural history, the ROM offers an unusual breadth of experience to our audiences from around the world. We realize more acutely now that nature and humanity are intertwined, and the ROM offers many examples in its collections and programs of these fundamental relationships.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

So Everywhere I go I tend to visit Museums, and I did the same when I went to Toronto and I was not disappointed. This amazing museum is so diverse that it will keep you hooked through out your visit. Dinosaurs, Animals, Ancient History that relates to every culture. They also have these awesome areas for kids where they can... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

We spent a few hours here to get out of the bitter cold in January. Our friend's 6 year old son had a great time looking at all the dinosaur bones and trying to pronounce their names. This place is huge and full of interesting exhibits. I can't remember what we paid but it wasn't very expensive. Definitely worth a... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

The breadth of the exhibits and pieces that are contained in the ROM is incredibly impressive. I do enjoy museums and had a good time here. My only complaint is that everything just seemed fragmented, and there wasn't too much of a cohesive narrative through the exhibits to help you learn. I'm not sure that makes much sense but if... More 

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New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

To see this museum properly you will need 2 or 3 days- not the half day or so recommended in Travel sites. I spent 6 hours wandering around this beautifully laid out museum and didn't see all of exhibits properly.There is floor plans supplied which helps a lot- but with 3 floors to view, to see all of exhibits properly... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

The museum is VERY big, with A TON to see, with some of the most fascinating things inside it. The museum is laid out very well, with one exhibit following another. Spend the day there, you'll have a great day! The cost is quite reasonable, and is good for kids, teens and adults.

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Ennis, Clare, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

Great day super layout and design Give yourself a good day here lots to see and do.. Recommend for kids 7+... And very reasonable cost! Will def be returning without 3 year old:)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

there is an exhibit for everyone to learn something new. every level offers a learning experience. i would definitely want to go there again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

Soooooo much to see. Each floor brings new displays and adventures. In the bottom there is an interactive room for kids. Get there early, it gets busy.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

The ROM, located downtown Toronto, is a world-class museum with exhibitions that cover the histories and cultures of places around the world (as well as contemporary exhibits), as well as biodiversity and natural history exhibits. There are also quite a few exhibits on Canada and its history. The museum is quite large (4 levels), so it takes a while to... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

We had a great day taking our time wandering through the exhibits. Very easy museum to navigate through and we really enjoyed the interactive exhibits such as the bats and owls!

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