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COVID-19 Precautions

The Peterborough Museum & Archives is prioritizing keeping our patrons safe while visiting our exhibitions. See what COVID-19 precautions have been put in place to ensure a comfortable experience for all. 

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Featured Exhibition

"Flora of the Canadian Arctic" is the newest temporary exhibition, produced by the Canadian Museum of Nature. View high resolution photographs of plant specimens collected from the Canadian Arctic region, housed in the National Herbarium of Canada. 

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Many collections to discover

Learn about the many artifact and archival collections, conservation practices, and how it's all being made accessible to the public at the Peterborough Museum & Archives.

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Archival Research

While the museum remains closed to the public, access to the Archives' database materials can be made by contacting our Archivist

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MUSE International Fine Films

We're exploring options to bring this series back to the Peterborough community in a format that is safe and enjoyable for all. Provide your feedback by taking this short survey 

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Donate

Thank you for choosing to support the Peterborough Museum and Archives. Currently, the best way to make a financial donation is through our online donation form

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Featured Exhibition

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Archival Collections

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Conservation

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School Programs

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Volunteer With Us

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School Programs 

The Peterborough Museum and Archives offers a variety of programs for classes and community groups. 

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Volunteer with Us

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

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Thank you, Peterborough!

Despite the challenges many faced during 2020, we have a lot to be thankful for in this community.

 

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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
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday and most holidays
12 noon to 5 p.m.

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Please note that we are currently closed to public visits, scheduled to re-open on February 22, 2021.