Peterborough Museum & Archives

 YMCA - Half Marathon 2017 - Museum Open

YMCA Half Marathon - Museum Open

Come out on February 26 and cheer on the participants in the YMCA's annual half marathon.

Hunter Street will be closed between Armour Road and the Lift Locks (10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.).  Visitors to the museum should plan to arrive via the Hunter/Armour intersection, where access will be granted.  Note that access via the Lift Lock will not be possible during the closure.

For further details, see the Service Disruption Notice (and attached map) provided by the City of Peterborough.

 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.

 March Break Discovery Camp - 2017

March Break Discovery Camps

Register now for March Break camps at the Peterborough Museum & Archives.

Day Camps for ages 4 to 11, running each day from March 13 to 17.

*Camps are filling quickly*


MUSE International Fine Films - Winter-Spring 2014 Series



MUSE International Fine Films

The Winter-Spring 2017 series is well underway.

Individual rush tickets are still available for each of the remaining screenings.  'Rush' tickets cost $15 each (incl. taxes) and can only be purchased at the MUSE Courtesy Desk (i.e. 'At the Door') 10 minutes prior to each film starting.

Winter-Spring 2017 Films and dates listed here.


Warm Up to Your Museum

Warm Up to Your Museum

Our popular "Warm Up to Your Museum" free, family drop-ins are back.  Every Sunday from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., drop in to try out some of our activities and crafts led by one of our museum educators.


Online Gift Shop

Online Gift Shop

Visit the PMA's online gift shop for great museum merchandise.

Featuring: many of the great products offered in store as well as digital downloads from the Museum's photographic collections (with a small selection available now...and more to come soon).