What's On: Museums & Heritage

Peterborough Ghost Walk

Peterborough Ghost Walk

30th November - 15th December

Peterborough Museum

Peterborough's most popular walk...

Wartime Peterborough Tour

Wartime Peterborough Tour

4th November - 1st November

Peterborough Museum

Find out about our Wartime stories...

Medieval Peterborough Tour

Medieval Peterborough Tour

2nd December - 7th June

Peterborough Museum

Find out how Peterborough is a Medieval town...

Buildings Then and Now Tour

Buildings Then and Now Tour

7th April - 6th December

Peterborough Museum

Peterborough has many historic buildings, but how have they changed? Explore the city centre with our guide to look at how the our best loved buildings have changed and developed over the years. Discover some of the...

What's In a Name?

What's In a Name?

1st June - 5th July

Peterborough Museum

Find out the stories behind our streets...

Stone Me - Monumental Peterborough Tour

Stone Me - Monumental Peterborough Tour

7th September - 4th October

Peterborough Museum

Explore the past through our monuments...

Tudor & Stuart Peterborough Tour

Tudor & Stuart Peterborough Tour

5th October - 6th September

Peterborough Museum

Stories from one of the most dramatic periods in history...

Inns & Taverns Tour

Inns & Taverns Tour

6th November - 3rd December

Peterborough Museum

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

Peterborough Museum Candlelit Ghost Tour

Peterborough Museum Candlelit Ghost Tour

11th November - 8th December

Peterborough Museum

Spend an evening in a haunted building...

Crime & Punishment Walks

Crime & Punishment Walks

20th November - 17th December

Peterborough Museum

Execution spots, prisons and plenty of grisly details!

Young Explorers

Young Explorers

5th February - 2nd July

Peterborough Museum

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

Peterborough Scribes - "A word in your eye"

Peterborough Scribes - "A word in your eye"

24th February - 31st May

Peterborough Museum

Calligraphy takes centre stage at Squires coffeehouse

Historic Peterborough Tour

Historic Peterborough Tour

7th March - 12th December

Peterborough Museum

Your essential introduction to Peterborough's past!

Victorian Optical Toys

Victorian Optical Toys

2nd May - 14th June

Peterborough Museum

Hands on exhibition about the wonders of optical toys!

Wednesdays at One: Faith in History

Wednesdays at One: Faith in History

3rd June - 24th June

Peterborough Cathedral

A series of talks examining the link between faith and history.

Dinos Unearthed!

Dinos Unearthed!

6th June - 7th June

Flag Fen

Life-sized dinosaurs have invaded Flag Fen!

An evening with Mary Queen of Scots

An evening with Mary Queen of Scots

12th June

External Venue

Enjoy an evening with the notorious Mary Queen of Scots amidst the grandeur of Burghley House.

The Sixteen Choral Pilgrimage: Flight of Angels conducted by Harry Christophers

The Sixteen Choral Pilgrimage: Flight of Angels conducted by Harry Christophers

12th June

Peterborough Cathedral

Travel back to the 16th century for an evening of mesmerising music.

'Lines in the Landscape' Talks Part 2

'Lines in the Landscape' Talks Part 2

13th June

Peterborough Museum

This is the second of two talks which reflect the inspiration for Nisha Keshav’s photographic exhibition at the City Gallery, exploring different responses to the landscape that has shaped Peterborough’s heritage....

Death in the Garden: Poisonous plants, Magic, Myths, Passion and Murder

Death in the Garden: Poisonous plants, Magic, Myths, Passion and Murder

13th June

External Venue

Discover the magic and mystery of everyday plants.