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Peterborough Museum and Archives, Peterborough

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  • Went to the museum for a school geography project. Didn't even really know that there was a museum here, it is very informative and pretty interesting.  more »
  • As small places go, Peterborough with a population of approximately 80,000 is not a bad place to visit for a short time. If you have a couple of hours, a place to visit would be the Peterborough Museu...  more »
  • Our family went to this place and we learnt a lot about the Lift Lock. We learnt when the lift Lock was built and we really enjoyed watching the short film.  more »
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  • Great place to take the kids, looking around the museum is free ( they take donations)
  • Very nice displays learned alot about Peterborough. Staff were absolutely amazing.
  • The gem on the hill. Fantastic great management and staff
  • For a small local, donation based museum, this one is very good. Great place for learning Peterborough's history. Interesting exhibits. They usually have rotating exibits that are on display for several months.
  • Interesting museum for the local Peterborough area. The location is on top of Armour Hill and has a good surrounding view of the area. Admission is free or small donation.

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