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Museum Classroom #1- Yourseum

Posted on Friday, February 19, 2021 09:03 AM

Welcome to the Peterborough Museum & Archives new blog series - Museum Classroom. A new way for us to connect with you & share Museum resources, activities and more. We...

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Family Day with the Peterborough Museum & Archives

Posted on Wednesday, February 10, 2021 03:57 PM

Hi Everyone,

Welcome back to the Peterborough Museum & Archives blog! It’s Jelly Bean the bear here writing to you from our clean- like really clean - but currently, empty...

Update: Watermain replacement on Museum Drive

Posted on Thursday, April 15, 2021 11:43 AM

Access to the Peterborough Museum & Archives property and the top of Armour Hill in Ashburnham Memorial Park will remain open while the watermain is replaced under Museum Drive.


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Museum Classroom #3- 10 Easy Breezy Spring Break Activities

Posted on Monday, April 12, 2021 12:32 PM

Well, it is safe to say that Spring Break is not what we planned for. What is normally a crazy week at the Museum - with kids camps in full swing and visitors galore - will sadly...

Photograph of Peterborough's City Hall circa 1955

Peterborough's City Hall

Posted on Thursday, March 25, 2021 11:09 AM

The building at 500 George Street North is Peterborough’s first purpose-built municipal town- or city hall. Its predecessor was located in the Bradburn Opera House, which was demolished...