For more than 40 years, the skeleton of a giant dinosaur was lost - in the basement of the Royal Ontario Museum.
Mysteries filled darkened rooms in the archives of Toronto's Royal Ontario Museum. Join us as we unwrap the story behind a 2,000-year-old baby mummy, uncover the explosive function of a peculiar piece of ancient Islamic pottery, and unearth a missing dinosaur lost for decades within the museum's walls. These stories, plus a Sioux headdress without an owner and a stuffed prize-winning bulldog with a dark secret of its own, all hidden in plain sight at Canada's most popular museum.
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