Peterborough Museum & Archives


Online Gift Shop

NEW - Online Gift Shop

The PMA has launched a new online gift shop.  Now shop for great museum merchandise from anywhere.

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).

 Exhibition - A Common Thread

A Common Thread: Our Clothing, Our Stories

See the latest exhibition on display at the Peterborough Museum & Archives.  Researched and produced by Fleming College's Museum Management & Curatorship students, A Common Thread tells the stories of the people of Peterborough through their clothing.

With dozens of artifacts on display and interactive activities for all ages, this exhibition has something for everyone.

On display from April 4 to July 5, 2015

  Summer Discovery 2015

Summer Discovery 2015

Look forward to summer with the award-winning Summer Discovery program: week-long day camps for kids ages 7 to 11.

Registration for Summer Discovery is now open.

 KinderKidz 2015

KinderKidz 2015

Cheri Patrick is back with more great half-day and full-day KinderKidz camps for kids ages 4 to 6.

Registration for KinderKidz is now open.

 Wildcard Wednesdays

Wildcard Wednesdays 2015

The wildly successful Wildcard Wednesdays are back by popular demand.  These single-day camps provide a great introduction to the museum world for kids ages 7 to 11.

Registration for Wildcard Wednesdays is now open.

 Youth Leadership 2015

Youth Leadership 2015

The Museum's Youth Leadership program is an excellent opportunity for youth (age 14 and up) to gain new skills, work with children and other volunteers, and volunteer for the Museum.

If interested, contact the Museum.  More details will be available here later in May.

Download the Brochure.

Download the Application Form.


Archives to Reopen Soon


Archives Now Re-Opened

The PMA's Archives has now re-opened.

The completion of the Museum Renewal project means that researcher access and workspace is better than ever before.

All visits to the Archives require an appointment.  To book an appointment, make an inquiry or donate archival materials, please contact the Archivist.

 Museum Membership Survey

Museum Membership Survey

The Peterborough Museum & Archives is considering implementing a new membership/rewards program.

Tell us what you think. Please take a moment to complete our survey.

Thank you.