Visiting the Museum

Visiting the Museum

How to find us

Peterborough Museum

There are several car parks located close to Peterborough Museum, including at Peterborough Railway Station, Queensgate Shopping Centre and Car Haven near to the Town Hall.

Opening times

Open Tuesday to Sunday, 10am – 5pm (last admission 4.30pm)
Open Mondays (School holidays and Bank Holidays), 10am – 5pm (last admission 4.30pm)
Open Mondays (School terms) for pre-booked groups only.
We are closed 22-24 December, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year.
Please note Peterborough Museum will be closed on Friday 18 April.

Admission prices

  • General admission is FREE.
  • Admission on special event days: Adults £3, Children, Students and Seniors £2, Families £6 (2 adults and up to 3 children), under 5s and Heritage Pass holders FREE.

Groups and guided tours

Get a fuller understanding of the site and its story from one of our experienced guides. Group tours of the site can be booked throughout the year by prior arrangement. Please contact us for more details and bookings, call 01733 864 663.

Get involved!

Got a few hours to spare? Ever wondered what it would be like to volunteer at a heritage site? There are a whole number of ways you can get involved by becoming part of our fantastic team of volunteers. To find out more please email

Contact us

For further information, call 01733 864 663 or email