Heritage & Culture

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

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...

Peterborough party animals!  

Raptor, Adventure Hunter Parties , Peterborough, Museum, Vivacity Peterborough

What would make your party go with a swing? A Martian war machine? Some medieval catering? A pantomime horse...

Priestgate Vaults 


In October, Peterborough Museum opens an entirely new – and very old – space to the public: the haunted...

Edith Cavell 


Who is this lady with a hospital and a mountain (in Canada) named after her?

Talking History  

Cathedral Square, Peterborough, during the 1700s

This autumn sees a new series of talks at Peterborough Central Library covering various aspects of the city’s history,...

Historical family fun   

Cavell, Carbolic and Chloroform, Saturday 10 & Sunday 11 October, Peterborough Museum

‘Cavell, Carbolic and Chloroform…’ Saturday 10 & Sunday 11 October, timed tours half hourly through each day Peterborough Museum...

Join the Peterborough Morris


Peterborough Morris can be found on Tuesdays at the Fletton Ex-Servicemen and Working Men’s Club, Fletton High Street, PE2 9EH....

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