Heritage & Culture

Explore Peterborough’s rich and exciting heritage from the comfort of your browser, with The Moment’s Historic Peterborough section.

Inside Peterborough Archives

What goes on inside Peterborough Archives Service – and why do we even have one? Vivacity’s Archives Manager Stacey...

Peterborough Heritage Festival 2018

Peterborough Heritage Festival has become renowned for its original approach – it’s the only multi-period city-centre historical festival in...

Music for the arrival of spring

With so much great music happening across the city over the coming weeks, there really is something to sing...

Peterborough goes to Japan

In 2017, one of the major art treasures from the collections of Vivacity’s Peterborough Museum and Art Gallery went...

Roman around

Head to Peterborough Museum and Art Gallery on a Tuesday and you’ll bump into Marcus Suetonius Martinus – the...

Bread and heirlooms

Each year arts organisation Metal invites a number of artists into residence. The artists spend time in the city...

Windows on the Great War

After three years of painstaking research by dedicated volunteers, Vivacity’s most poignant exhibition to date is set to open...

Peterborough Music Hub news

Peterborough Music Hub continues to be at the heart of the city’s provision for youth music and in 2018...

Peterborough and the Great War

January 2016 saw the launch of Vivacity’s www.peterboroughww1.co.uk – a website offering a unique insight into the lives of...

Have a Burghley Christmas!

Few places are as festive as Burghley House at Christmas. Pick up a special gift for a loved one...

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