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Peterborough Museum & Art Gallery
Priestgate
Peterborough
Cambridgeshire

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Exciting displays on the rich history of the Peterborough area, including world class collection of marine dinosaurs; local archaeology, (Prehistoric, Bronze & Iron Age, Roman, Medieval and after); world famous collection of Napoleonic prisoner craft-work; social history and much more.

Varied programme of temporary exhibitions; lively events and activities every weekend of the year - everything from children's workshops to historical re-enactment (check our website for details). Art Gallery with changing displays of traditional, contemporary and digital artwork.

Schools programme to tie in with National Curriculum, education sessions available to suit infants through to adult learners! Guided tours available around the Museum (including behind the scenes), also walks and trails around the city including our famed Ghost Walk.

Well-stocked shop with everything from books on local and national history to pocket money toys. Fun and interest for all the family - come to Peterborough Museum & Art Gallery!

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Nearest Train Station: Peterborough (2 minutes walk)
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Months Open: All year (except Xmas day, Boxing day, New Year's day, GoodFriday.)
Closed Mondays (except Bank Holidays).
Saturdays 10am-5pm, Sundays & Bank Holidays 12noon-4pm,Tuesday - Friday 12noon-5pm
Groups/Parties Welcome: Yes
Car Parking: Yes
Conference Facilities: Yes
Admission Price: Free (occasional small charges for specificexhibitions or activities)
Gift Shop: Yes

More Attractions nearby

Longthorpe Tower (0.14 miles)

Peterborough Cathedral (0.20 miles)

Railworld (0.28 miles)

Key Ferry Cruises & River Trips (0.31 miles)

Brampton Wood (0.35 miles)

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