Kids Only- Discovery After Dark! NEW

The lights are dimmed, the doors are locked and the galleries are empty- welcome to Kids Only- Discovery After Dark! One Saturday night a month kids will have free reign to discover the Museum like never before. For children aged 6-11, this program will be full of after hours fun including scavenger hunts, flashlight adventures, games, crafts & more! Enjoy a night off while your kids take over the Peterborough Museum & Archives. Please note an evening snack is included in your registration fee. 

InstructorsKids playing in the dark

Dustin McIllwain & Faryn Stanley are thrilled to be instructing this exciting new program! Both hold a Bachelor of Education degree and have a passion for recreation, education & programming.


October 21st

November 18th

December 16th


5:30-8:30 PM


$20/child; includes an evening snack 



Register for this program in three easy ways:

1. In Person- visit the Peterborough Museum & Archives (300 Hunter St. East, Peterborough). Payment in full must accompany all registrations and can be made using cash, cheque, MasterCard, VISA, AMEX or Interac.

2.Phone- please call the Museum at 705.743.5180 with a valid credit card.

3. Online- click on the link and locate Museum Programs on the left tool bar. Please note this option does require an account PIN number and a client bar code for each person registering. A valid credit card is required to complete your transaction and registration. Click here to register online

Personal Health & Information Form

Each child attending this program must complete and submit a Personal Health & Information Form. This form will be kept on file at the Museum, and only needs to be completed once each year. The form can either be picked up at the Peterborough Museum & Archives, mailed/e-mailed to you, or downloaded from our website.

Please submit health forms to the Museum prior to or on the first day of the program. If you would like a form mailed/emailed to you please contact the PMA's Education Officer at 705-743-5180 ext. 2475 or 

Program Withdrawal

Refunds may be requested up to 5 business days prior to the start of the program. An administration fee of 10% of class fees will be withheld, with a minimum fee of $5. 

Photo Waiver

In the course of all program activities, photos will be taken and audio and/or visual recordings may be made. The Peterborough Museum & Archives reserves the right to use all photographs and videos of all our programs, participants, special events and facilities for promotional purposes.