Public washrooms at City facilities

children playing on splashpad

Enhanced cleaning procedures are in place in during the COVID-19 pandemic. Visitors are reminded to wash/sanitize hands regularly and especially after contact with high-touch surfaces. 

Addresses, hours and accessibility information for all available facilities can be found below. Water refill stations are available at the Peterborough Public Library, the Marina, Eastgate Park and Beavermead Park facilities. Tap water at all municipal washroom facilities is from the City's regular water supply.

Washrooms in City Parks

City facilities

City Hall

500 George St. N. | 705-742-7777

Available Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Closed statutory holidays.

Main entrance to City Hall has an access ramp and power door operators. Accessible washrooms are available on the second floor of City Hall via stairs or an elevator. 

Peterborough Public Library

345 Aylmer St. N. | 705-745-5382

Available during regular hours:

  • Monday to Thursday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Friday and Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sunday: 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Power door operators at entrance. Elevator access is available to lower level where washrooms are located. Washrooms are accessible and include power door operators and safety alarms.

The Library has a water refill station.

Peterborough Marina

92 George St. N. | 705-742-7777 ext. 2577

Available during office hours:

  • From June 11 to September 6: Monday to Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Friday to Sunday (including Canada Day July 1, Civic Holiday Aug. 2 and Labour Day Sept. 6) from 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • From September 7 to October 11: Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Saturday to Sunday (including Thanksgiving Oct. 11) from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Entrance to washroom does not have an automatic door operator. Washroom is accessible.

A water refill station is available at the Peterborough Marina.

Peterborough Museum and Archives

Museum Drive at 300 Hunter St. E. | 705-743-5180

Available during regular hours:

  • Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
  • Saturday, Sunday and most holidays: 12 noon to 4 p.m. 

Automatic doors at Museum entrance. Washroom is accessible.

Social Services Office

178 Charlotte St. | 705-748-8830

Available Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Closed statutory holidays.

Washrooms in City Parks

Public washrooms are open seasonally in City parks daily from about 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. from mid-May to mid-October. Exact opening and closing times may vary depending on availability of staff. Tap water in public washrooms at municipal parks is from the City’s normal water supply. Water refill stations are available at Eastgate Memorial Park and Beavermead Park. Concerns about public washrooms in parks can be reported to Public Works at 705-745-1386. 

Outdoor washroom facilities are not winterized. Washrooms in parks are closed from mid-October until mid-May.

Ashburnham Memorial Park - Museum Drive

Accessible washrooms are available at the Peterborough Museum and Archives during their regular hours:

  • Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
  • Saturday, Sunday and most holidays: 12 noon to 4 p.m. 
Beavermead Park

2011 Ashburnham Dr.

Accessible washroom available; building entrance does not have an automatic door opener.

Water refill station is available at this location.

Bonnerworth Park

560 McDonnel St.

Building has an automatic door opener and an accessible washroom.

Bowers Park
765 Brealey Dr.
Del Crary Park

100 George St. N.

Washrooms are available at the Peterborough Marina during regular office hours.

Eastgate Park

2150 Ashburnham Dr. 

A water refill station is available at this location.

Jackson Park

610 Parkhill Rd.

Washroom facilities are located in parking lot off Parkhill Road near the playground.

King Edward Park

455 George St.

Building entrance has zero-step access, power door operators and accessible washroom.

Kinsmen Park

1 Kinsmen Way

Portable washrooms available at this site.

Millennium Park

1 King St.

Power door operators at entrance. Accessible washrooms are available.

Morrow Park

55 Roger Neilson Way

Nicholls Oval Park

725 Armour Rd.

Building entrance has zero-step access and accessible washrooms. 

Riverview Park and Zoo

1300 Water St. | Visit the Riverview Park and Zoo web page about washroom amenities

Entrance to building has power door operators. Accessible washrooms and an accessible changeroom are available.

Rogers Cove

1300 Water St. | Visit the Riverview Park and Zoo web page about washroom amenities

Entrance to building has power door operators. Accessible washrooms and an accessible changeroom are available.

Note: Where accessible washrooms are identified, the amenity includes a barrier free path of travel to washroom; minimum door width of 864 mm (34 inches); grab bars; accessible sink, faucet, soap and towel dispensers; and automatic/power door operators where listed.