The Canadian Canoe Museum

Site: Canadian Canoe Museum

Record #: PET1355
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 01 May 2023


Description (Service) Museum and national heritage centre that assists visitors to explore the canoe's enduring significance to the people of Canada.
  • Contains the world's largest collection of canoes, kayaks, and paddled watercraft
  • Provides educational opportunities to learn how the canoe has defined the Canadian character and spirit
  • Many interactive displays
  • Workshops
  • Lecture, public events
  • Camps for kids

Service Details

Public Comments Museum temporarily closed. Will reopen at new location - 2077 Ashburnham Drive in early Fall 2023
Hours The Museum temporarily CLOSED to the public, in preparation for the move to a new location.
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for membership information.
Languages English; French
Fees Membership ; Admission - visit website for rates ; None - Members and children under 5 years ; Access 2 cards are accepted here. The Access 2 card offers free admission to any support person accompanying a person with a permanent disability.

Address and Location

Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
910 Monaghan Rd
Peterborough, ON
Canada K9J 5K4
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Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-748-9153
Toll Free Phone 1-866-342-2663
Fax 705-748-0616
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Primary Contact Megan McShane, Marketing & Communications Associate; Email:

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