Peterborough Museum & Archives

Peterborough Museum & Archives

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Northern Owls

Join us for our latest exhibition, Northern Owls, featuring 11 owl specimens on display in small settings suggestive of their natural habitats. Experience Northern Owls, creatures that are active at night and secretive during the day!

On exhibition until April 8, 2018.

This traveling exhibition is on loan from the Royal Ontario Museum.

Interested in a school program on Northern Owls? Click here to learn about our Northern Owls Education Day on Friday, February 9th. 

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Peterborough Snofest - January 2018

Peterborough Snofest is in its 41st season of providing fun events and activities for people of all ages! The Peterborough Museum & Archives is proud to host the Snofest Winter Carnival on Saturday, January 20th, 2018 from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

For more information about Snofest's featured events, click here to visit their website and view the event calendar. 


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Kids Only- Discovery After Dark!

The lights are dimmed, the doors are locked and the galleries are empty- welcome to "Kids Only-Discovery After Dark!"

Don't miss the return of this fantastic program Saturday, January 27th for ages 6-11. 

Cost is $20 per child, program runs 5:30- 8:30 PM. 

MUSE International Fine Films - Winter-Spring 2014 Series

MUSE International Fine Films

The Winter/Spring series will begin in January 2018. 

Series passes will go on sale Monday, December 11, 2017 (9:30 AM) through the Memorial Centre box office

Click the icon for more information. 


Voices from the Engraver

Join us for our latest exhibition

Voices from the Engraver

Join us for our latest exhibition