Heritage & Culture

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A Very Burghley Christmas!

The team at Burghley House always end the year on a high, with their sumptuous (and extremely festive) Christmas...

The Vikings are coming!

The Vikings are coming!

Hundreds of Viking re-enactors from all over the UK are set to descend on Flag Fen again this year...

Where’s Ratzi?

It would seem that a Crime has been Committed, Ratzi has been stolen!!

Janina Ramirez: Raider of the Lost Past

Janina Ramirez

Back in Peterborough after her visit to examine Longthorpe Tower several years ago, Janina brings her new book, Femina,...

Illuminating Longthorpe

Longthorpe Tower interiors

One of Peterborough’s great historic treasures is Longthorpe Tower. Richard Gunn talks to art historian and TV presenter Dr...

‘Levelling Up’


Today there is much made by politicians of a ‘Levelling-Up Agenda’, where funding should be targeted towards parts of...

Join the Friends

spinning jenny

Would you like to be a member of the Friends of Peterborough Museum & Art Gallery? We are relaunching...

Peterborough Museum into 2023

New Town Youth 1985

It’s all going on... Peterborough Museum & Art Gallery presents a look ahead to its New Year exhibitions, events...

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