Toronto, Canada

ROM Quest: Myths, Monsters & Magic!

Mystery Quest

ROM Quest: Myths, Monsters & Magic!

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10 tour stops

1

Chinese Dragon

This large ceramic dragon was once part of a roof decoration.

43 s
2

Samurai Helmet

Some of the samurai helmets could be ferocious, indeed!

1 min
3

Carved narwhal tusk

This tusk at the entrance to the First Peoples Gallery shows one story of Nuliajuk

3 min
4

Three Persons Along Pole

Can you find the two people holding lizards and the person with a flying frog?

2 min
5

Labradorite

Labradorite shows off the colours of the aurora borealis

48 s
6

Giant squid

Did the giant squid inspire stories of the kraken?

1 min
7

Protoceratops

Was this little dinosaur the inspiration for the mighty griffin?

1 min
8

Egyptian mummies

Egyptian mummies have earned a mythology all their own, but do you know the facts?

3 min
9

Athena

This statue of the Greek goddess of war and wisdom once stood in the Parthenon

2 min
10

Haunted Hall

Museums can inspire their own myths and legends -- learn about one of the ROM ghosts!

31 s

Overview

Get ready for adventure as you explore the Royal Ontario Museum in search of myths, monsters, and more! From the statues documenting classical myth, to the magic of powerful gods and goddesses, to the bones that may have inspired some of history's greatest monsters, there's something for everyone in this full-day family tour.

As you go through your mystery quest, you will collect objects to add to your inventory. Click on the trophy cup at the top of the map screen to access your inventory and take photos with the treasures you discover! Don't forget to share them with us:

@ROMtoronto
#ROMLearning

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