Royal Ontario Museum

ROM Unveils Siamak Hariri-Designed Upgrades to Bloor Frontage

Bloor Street Welcome Project at the ROM, Toronto, Hariri Pontarini Architects
April 16, 2018 5:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Hot on the heels of the December opening of the first phase for the Royal Ontario Museum's (ROM) Welcome Project, the Toronto institution has announced plans to begin Phase 2 along the site's ... read more

Royal Ontario Museum Opens Weston Entrance on Queen’s Park

Royal Ontario Museum, ROM, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Toronto
December 12, 2017 4:21 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) unveiled its restored Weston Entrance on Queen’s Park this morning, wrapping up a revitalization project by Hariri Pontarini Architects that has ... read more

Revitalized Entrance to ROM Set to Better Engage Public

Weston Entrance, Royal Ontario Museum, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Toronto
May 18, 2017 12:40 pm | by Eric Chen | Comments
The Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) has announced that the closed Queens Park entrance—disused since the opening of the Daniel Libeskind-designed Michael Lee-Chin Crystal on Bloor Street—will be ... read more

Diller Scofidio + Renfro and aA to Design U of T's Redevelopment of McLaughlin Planetarium Site

U of T Centre Civilizations Cultures, architectsAlliance, Diller Scofidio+Renfro
January 20, 2016 3:18 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
16 months after the University of Toronto announced their intention to construct a new academic and cultural complex at 90 Queen’s Park Crescent—the site of the long-shuttered McLaughlin ... read more

Preliminary Renderings Released for Revamped Plaza at the ROM

Welcome Project plaza and public realm
March 19, 2014 5:45 pm | by Rami Kozman | Comments
This year the Royal Ontario Museum is celebrating its centennial. As part of the celebration, the ROM held an event this morning announcing several legacy projects to carry the museum into its ... read more

Photo of the Day: Museum Bustle

Traffic Royal Ontario Museum Toronto
October 4, 2013 12:00 am | by Daniel Rotsztain | Comments
While the ROM's 2007 addition of the Michael Lee-Chin Crystal continues to divide architectural enthusiasts, it undeniably contributes a striking scene to Toronto's streetscape. UrbanToronto ... read more

The UrbanToronto dataBase Celebrates 500 Projects

Lassonde School of Engineering, ZAS Architects, Arup Canada, Laing O'Rourke
July 24, 2013 5:50 pm | by Brandon Leal | Comments
Since 2011, UrbanToronto's dataBase has been bringing together the facts, figures and renderings of hundreds of projects making waves today. Our readers and Forum members have been instrumental in ... read more