Traditional Japan: More than Samurai and Sushi

Location:Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen's Park
Address:100 Queen's Park Toronto Map
Start date:April 22, 2018
Time:10:30 AM – 03:30 PM

Sunday, April 22, 2018, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Experience daily life in pre-modern Japan with ROM Educator George Hewson. From fierce warriors to classical fine arts, explore the depths of Japanese culture in the ROM's galleries. Your day will include a sword-drawing demonstration and the opportunity to handle authentic objects.

Instructor: George Hewson

George Hewson is a teacher in the Royal Ontario Museum's Learning Department. He has always liked museums and has vivid memories of coming to the ROM on a school visit as a child. George teaches about China, Japan, Egypt, Greece, Rome and Canada to adolescents and adults. He enjoys sharing the scholarship of the ROM's curators in a way the public finds informative and enjoyable.

Registration includes lunch.