Record #: PET0710
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 01 Jun 2023


Description (Service) Offers summer day camps with activities including arts and crafts, songs, stories and games
  • each week is themed for special interest
  • campers can attend for one week, several weeks or all summer
  • Junior Summer Discovery Camp for ages 4-6 (must be toilet trained)
  • Summer Discovery Camp for ages 7-11
  • Volunteer Youth Leaders age 14 or entering Grade 9 can volunteer and qualify for 40 hours of secondary school volunteer credit. Receive leadership training, then spend minimum two weeks in camps of their choice assisting instructors and working with children.
  • Discovery camp educators are always Board of Education trained teachers

Service Details

Hours Full days Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Dates: Jul-Aug
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility 4 year(s) - 13 year(s)
Application Call to register, visit website for information or visit museum in person
Languages English; Other - Some exhibitions are bilingual - call for details
Fees Service

Address and Location

Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
300 Hunter St E
Peterborough, ON
Canada K9J 6Y5
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Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-743-5180
Toll Free Phone 1-855-738-7355
Fax 705-743-2614
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Primary Contact Faryn Stanley, Summer Program Education Officer; Phone: 705-742-7777 ext 2475; Email:
Alternate Contact Dustin McIlwain, Visitor Experience Coordinator; Phone: 705-742-7777 ext 2479; Email:
Mailing Address PO Box 143, 300 Hunter St E 
Peterborough, ON 
Canada K9J 6Y5

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