The Forbidden City: The ROM’s new exhibition

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If you’re in Toronto and want to re-live or get excited for an upcoming trip to China, visit the new ROM exhibition— The Forbidden City: Inside the Court of China’s Emperors.  The exhibition will be on display in the Garfield Weston Exhibition Hall from Saturday, March 8 until Monday, September 1, 2014.

The objects being displayed tell captivations stories and reveal the fascinating characters that made the Forbidden City the centre of an immense empire for more than 500 years. More than 80 of the objects including textiles, calligraphy, paintings and armour have never travelled outside of the Forbidden City— amazing!