What's On: Museums & Heritage

Peterborough Museum Candlelit Ghost Tour

Peterborough Museum Candlelit Ghost Tour

29th January - 9th December

Peterborough Museum

Spend an evening in a haunted building...

Historic Peterborough Tour

Historic Peterborough Tour

2nd February - 20th December

Peterborough Museum

Your essential introduction to Peterborough's past!

Crime & Punishment Walks

Crime & Punishment Walks

14th March - 18th December

Peterborough Museum

Execution spots, prisons and plenty of grisly details!

Peterborough Ghost Walk

Peterborough Ghost Walk

21st January - 16th December

Peterborough Museum

Peterborough's most popular walk...

Inns & Taverns Tour

Inns & Taverns Tour

6th February - 6th November

Peterborough Museum

Discover the many fascinating stories behind Peterborough's historic pubs...

Themed Historical Tours

Themed Historical Tours

6th April - 7th December

Peterborough Museum

Discover more about the history of Peterborough with our entertaining and informative heritage tours.

War Stories: Peterborough in the Great War

War Stories: Peterborough in the Great War

19th July - 4th January

Peterborough Museum

Discover the role of Peterborough and its people during the Great War.

Candlelit Ghost Tour

Candlelit Ghost Tour

9th September - 10th February

Peterborough Museum

Experience the Museum's haunted side...

Explore Peterborough's Ghostly Past

Explore Peterborough's Ghostly Past

28th October - 1st November

Peterborough Museum

'No props or trickery, just fantastic enthusiasm and story-telling!'

Halloween Horror Night

Halloween Horror Night

1st November

Peterborough Museum

Our scariest Halloween tour...

Young Explorers

Young Explorers

6th November - 4th December

Peterborough Museum

Join us every first Thursday of each month during term time for a special toddler session

Unlock the Secrets of Your Family Military Photos – Neil Storey

Unlock the Secrets of Your Family Military Photos – Neil Storey

17th November

John Clare Theatre

Neil Storey will be here to uncover the secrets behind your family military photos

Edith Cavell: “Patriotism is not enough”  with Don Chiswell

Edith Cavell: “Patriotism is not enough” with Don Chiswell

19th November

John Clare Theatre

Join Don Chiswell for his November lecture at Peterborough Museum

Soke Military History Fair

Soke Military History Fair

22nd November - 23rd November

Peterborough Museum

Learn about the First World War with the city's annual military history fair.

Peterborough at War: 1914-1918 – David Gray

Peterborough at War: 1914-1918 – David Gray

26th November

John Clare Theatre

Learn more about Peterborough's past

Britain 1914-1918: A Nation in Arms? With Ian Beckett

Britain 1914-1918: A Nation in Arms? With Ian Beckett

26th November

John Clare Theatre

Explore the story of Britain at war

Christmas Craft Events for Children at Peterborough Museum

Christmas Craft Events for Children at Peterborough Museum

29th November - 13th December

Peterborough Museum

Creative activities for children this Christmas

Stained Glass Ornaments Workshop for Adults

Stained Glass Ornaments Workshop for Adults

30th November

Peterborough Museum

Learn the art of stained glass with Shedglas Designs

Festive Floristry Workshop

Festive Floristry Workshop

7th December

Peterborough Museum

Design and make a Christmas wreath

Landships: The Tank in World War I with Stuart Orme

Landships: The Tank in World War I with Stuart Orme

8th December

John Clare Theatre

An interesting lecture exploring the role of the tank during World War I