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Events

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Terra Lumina at The Toronto Zoo

December 13, 2019- April 13, 2020

Terra Lumina is the eleventh unique experience created in Moment Factory’s Lumina night walk series.

After nightfall at the Toronto Zoo this winter, you are invited to  pursue an immersive experience along a 1.5 km walking path that travels  into the future and back.

Your journey begins when a portal carries you into the luminescent  wonders of the year 2099, a time when humans and nature have learned to  live in harmony.

Let yourself be transported by vibrant lighting, multimedia effects,  breathtaking video projections and an original score to an enchanted  world filled with possibility. And explore this bright and hopeful  future to reveal the powerful secrets of tomorrow.

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The Dr. Seuss Experience

October 19, 2019 - March 22, 2020

An imaginative and interactive immersion into the wondrous world of Dr. Seuss.

This Seuss-tacular sensory spectacle takes each guest on an  awe-inspiring journey through nine different Dr. Seuss books, allowing  each visitor a chance to magically step into the pages of each of the  books.

You can swing among Truffula Trees from The Lorax!

...make your way through a brilliant balloon-filled
maze from Oh, the Places You’ll Go!

...stroll through towering clovers listening for a
Who from Horton Hears a Who!

or join the Circus McGurkus!

Plus many more super fun surprises. Join us and meet the characters,  live the stories, and experience Dr. Seuss like never before in this  once in a lifetime experience not to be missed!

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Sunday Fun Day at Nathan Phillips Square

December 3, 2019- March 22, 2020  11am - 2 pm

Join in on family-friendly  activities on and off the ice. Play games in the snow, follow the leader  on the ice and take part in obstacle courses. Activities are led by  City of Toronto staff.

When: Every Sunday December 3, 2019 - March 22, 2020
Event Time(s): 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Activities are weather dependant.

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MindWorks at the Ontario Science Centre

September 26, 2019 - April 26, 2020

Take an unforgettable journey through your own mind and question how  you think, feel, and react to the world around you at MindWorks, a new  exhibition researched, designed and fabricated by the Ontario Science  Centre.

Explore topics such as consciousness, decision-making, emotions,  creativity and personality to understand your own mental processes.  Sparking moments of mindfulness, this exhibition encourages active  questioning and discovery through hands-on experiences.

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9 & 99 The Howe- Gretzky Exhibition

 

9 & 99: The Howe ● Gretzky Exhibition

 Extended through Labour Day, September 7, 2020
Hockey Hall of Fame, Brookfield Place, 30 Yonge Street, Toronto
An exhibition unlike any other, paying homage to the most prolific  scorers of our generations. Witness the greatest compilation of  milestone artifacts and rare personal memorabilia, all hand-picked by  Hockey Hall of Fame curators from the Howe and Gretzky family  collections. Revel in the legacy and indelible bond of ‘Mr. Hockey’ and  ‘The Great One’. HHOF.com.

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Yayoi Kusama's Infinity Room: Let's Survive Forever at AGO

 May 2019- December 31, 2023

For more than 60 years,  Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama (born 1929) has invited people to  participate in her groundbreaking visions of infinity. Over the past  three decades, this prolific experimental artist has become an  internationally acclaimed art-world icon, with work presented across the  globe.

INFINITY MIRRORED ROOM - LET’S SURVIVE FOREVER  features mirrored  spheres suspended from the ceiling and arranged on the floor. A mirrored  column inside the room invites visitors to peer into a seemingly  infinite field of silver orbs.

This is a permanent exhibition.

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ROM's Dinosaur Gallery

Running until December 15, 2020

Royal Ontario Museum
100 Queen's Park Toronto, ON
                                    

Stand in the shadow of mighty T. rex… or underneath Gordo, the enormous Barosaurus… or beside our famous hadrosaur Parasaurolophus.  No matter what the first stop on your dinosaur journey will be, you'll  enter a gallery showcasing one of the world's best collections.

Hundreds of specimens welcome you to a gallery bursting with iconic  and unusual dinosaurs, fossilized plants, insects and marine life. At  the time dinosaurs lived, they shared the planet with other life on  land, in the sea and in the air. Trace the development, relationships  and legacy of all creatures that lived during the Age of Dinosaurs.

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Bloodsuckers: Legends to Leeches at the ROM

November 16, 2019- March 22, 2020

Discover the fascinating  science lurking beneath the surface of history's most enduring legends  at the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) with Bloodsuckers: Legends to Leeches.

Vampire bats and birds, live leeches and lampreys, and more of  nature’s most bloodthirsty animals star in this ROM-original exhibition,  debuting Saturday, November 16, 2019.

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ROM Kids Jr.


October 15, 2019 - June 6, 2020

Inspire your toddler's imagination and sense of discovery as you  explore the ROM's collection of art, history, and nature through the  eyes of a child.

Bring your child on an eight-week sensory adventure as you tour  galleries with our early learning instructors, and join them in creative  play-based activities, and social interaction in a classroom setting.  Meet other parents, caregivers, and children and engage your child in  interactive learning for life.

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It's Alive! Classic Horror and Sci-Fi Art from the Kirk Hammett Collection at ROM

July 13, 2019- January 5, 2021

 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.

It’s Alive! Classic Horror and Sci-Fi Art from the Kirk Hammett  Collection is organized by the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem,  Massachusetts.