Peterborough Museum & Archives

Site: Peterborough Museum & Archives

Service: Summer Discovery Day Camp

Description (Service) COVID19
  • Children's programming will not be offered in the same capacity as it has been in previous years. Please contact the Peterborough Museum & Archives via their website, or by phone, for more information.  
  • Please note that youth volunteer opportunities may not be available while we operate our camps within the framework of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Regular 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 First Aid and leadership training, then spend minimum two weeks in camps of their choice assisting instructors and working with children.
Service Details
Hours Full days Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Dates Jul-Aug
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) - 13 year(s)
Application Call to register, visit website for information or visit museum in person
Languages English
Fees Service
Address and Location
Site Location Entrance on north east side of Armour Hill just west of Liftlock
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
300 Hunter St E
Peterborough, ON K9J 6Y5
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Intersection Hunter St E - Armour Rd
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 c/o Education Department 
PO Box 143 
Peterborough, ON K9J 6Y5

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