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25 Wed 2:00PM

In the Shadow of the Cathedral + Villages Around Peterborough

Two illustrated talks from Peterborough Local History Society.

The first talk will look at historic events on and around Cathedral Square, and the second will… read more



09 Mon 10:00AM

Books of Hours

A rare opportunity to see some sublime Medieval devotional material.

Dating back to the Middle Ages, the Books of Hours are exceptional and beautifully-decorated… read more



06 Fri 1:30PM

Horrible Histories

Tickets for this performance are £16.50 Full Price (including fees)

Horrible Histories: More Best of Barmy Britain

We all want to meet people from… read more



25 Thu 10:00AM

Foundational Calligraphy Workshop

Discover the fundamental principles of calligraphy in this workshop perfect for beginners.
Learn the foundational script using a dip pen and ink, and explore how… read more


24 Sat 10:00AM

Wooden Spoon Carving Workshop

Make a wooden spoon using traditional woodcarving tools.

Learn the skills to use a number of different hand tools and craft a wooden spoon from… read more


22 Thu 7:30PM

Flag Feb Archaeology Lectures: Medieval Cambridge

How do we learn about historical people whose lives were not recorded in writing? An innovative new study reconstructs the biographies of ordinary working poor… read more



12 Mon 10:00AM

Archaeology Adventurers Club

Vivacity’s fantastic activity club for little adventurers during school holidays.
For kids aged 8 – 12, it’s a great opportunity to get involved in… read more


12 Mon 10:00AM

Secret Agents

During World War I, both sides tried to find out secret information about the enemy.
From code-cracking, to spies in enemy territory there were… read more



10 Sat 10:00AM

Day School: Roman Peterborough

Join Professor Stephen Upex, the pre-eminent authority on the Romans in the East of England, for our first ‘Day School’.
A Day School is… read more



12 Fri 11:00AM

Straw Bear 2018

39th Whittlesea Straw Bear Festival!
- Straw Bear Procession
- Friday Night Concert
- Barn Dance
- Programmes & Badges
- Story Telling Sessions
- Memorabilia
- Music Sessions
- Dance Displays
- Straw… read more