Heritage & Culture

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

Exploring the lost world of Must Farm…

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In 1982, routine drainage works on the outskirts of Peterborough revealed a unique ancient monument: a kilometre-long Bronze Age...

Peterborough’s Big Jurassic Fish…

"You're gonna need a bigger boat..."

When Victorian fossil hunter Alfred Nicholson Leeds found some tantalising bones in a Peterborough clay pit, it was initially...

NEW Bronze Age find at Must Farm!

Exceptionally well-preserved weft-twined textile fragment (courtesy mustfarm.com)

The ongoing ‘timber frame’ project at Must Farm has revealed a brand new treasure – a Bronze Age round...

Pride, prejudice and Peterborough events  

Cathedral Square, Peterborough, during the 1700s

Get involved with the Pride, prejudice and Peterborough events, talks, fun and games running alongside Vivacity’s brilliant, upcoming Georgian...

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