Peterborough Museum & Archives

 Made in Canada - Really!

Made in Canada - Really!

Join us for our latest exhibition, featuring artifacts from the PMA collections.  And they're Made in Canada - Really!

See artifacts from a variety of local manufacturers and help celebrate Canada's 150th well as the Museum's 50th anniversary! 

On exhibition until October 1, 2017.

This initiative is made possible by the Community Fund for Canada's 150th, a collaboration between the Community Foundation of Greater Peterborough, Community Foundations of Canada, the Government of Canada, and extraordinary leaders from coast to coast to coast.



Summer Discovery 2017

Summer Discovery Camps

We're celebrating 30 years of Summer Discovery this year! 

Registration is open now for these award-winning summer day camps.

 Promotional Poster for Driftwood Theatre's Othello  


Driftwood Theatre presents: Othello

Driftwood Theatre will be visiting the Peterborough Museum & Archives on Sunday, August 6th 2017 as part of their Bard's Bus Tour with a production of OTHELLO. 

William Shakespeare's searing tale of race, jealousy and revenge is set against the backdrop of recent history, when in 1974 Canadian peacekeepers are caught in a life or death struggle on the small island of Cyprus.

Bring a lawnchair or a blanket, and a picnic if you like, and join us for theatre under the stars!

Admission is Pay-what-you-can (suggested $20)
Cyprus Project Installation begins at 6:30 PM
Othello begins at 7:30 PM

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 Main Page Promo - 50th Anniversary

Celebrating 50 Years

In 2017, the PMA celebrates its 50th anniversary. It will be an exciting year with lots to do.  Continue to watch our website for details as they are confirmed.


MUSE International Fine Films - Winter-Spring 2014 Series



MUSE International Fine Films

The Fall 2017 series will begin in September. Series passes will go on sale Monday, August 14, 2017 (9:30 AM)

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