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Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Date: third expansion – 2007

Architect: Daniel Libeskind and Bregman + Hamann Architects

Purpose: Museum

Rating: (317 votes, average: 3.36 out of 5)

More info: It is Canada’s largest museum of world culture and natural history. The ROM is the fifth largest museum in North America, containing more than six million items and over 40 galleries. It has notable collections of dinosaurs, Near Eastern and African art, East Asian art, European history, and Canadian history. It contains the world’s largest collection of fossils from the Burgess Shale with more than 150,000 specimens. It has also hosted many travelling exhibits.

(Image credits: 1: shawdm, 2: Grant MacDonald)

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One Response to “Royal Ontario Museum (Toronto, Canada)”

  1. Wayne Skywalker
    7 November 2010 at 1:15 am #

    Very ugly live. Worst combo of old meets new since the Pyramid at the Louve