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School Programs

The Peterborough Museum & Archives offers a variety of programs for classes and community groups. Learn more about some of our exciting hands-on learning opportunities. 

 

 

 

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Featured Exhibition

"Home and Away" is the PMA's newest temporary exhibition, produced by Fleming College's Museum Management & Curatorship students. This exhibit features artifacts from our own permanent collection, focused on the theme of travel!

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Heritage Preservation

Peterborough is home to many historic buildings and landscapes which are an important part of the city's history and identity. Learn more about some of the Heritage Preservation Office's programs. 

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Archival Research

An appointment, booked in advance, is required to access the Archives. Our Archivist is happy to assist you with your research requests in our Archives reading room.

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Donations

The Peterborough Museum & Archives gratefully accepts object, archival, and monetary donations. Learn more about how to arrange making a donation to the Museum.

 

 

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Summer Discovery Camps

The Peterborough Museum & Archives is celebrating 35 years of Summer Discovery Camps in 2022! Learn more about our summer line up! 

Youth Leadership Program

Registration for this skill based youth program opens Monday, May 9th

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Archival Collections

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Conservation

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School Programs

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Learning Opportunities 

Our doors are open and that means in person programming is back! Learn more about what we offer by clicking the button below. 

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We are currently accepting applications for docents. Come join our dynamic team!

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Home and Away

Fleming College's Museum Management and Curatorship students (2021-2022) have installed their exhibition titled,
"Home and Away: Stories of Travel from Peterborough and Beyond".
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Contact Us


Peterborough Museum & Archives
Museum Drive at 300 Hunter Street East
P.O. Box 143
Peterborough, ON K9J 6Y5

T: 705-743-5180
Toll Free: 855-738-3755
Fax: 705-743-2614
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Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday
9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday, and most holidays
12 noon to 5 p.m.