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The Canadian Canoe Museum inspires connection, curiosity and new understanding.

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June 2019

Basics of Canoeing – One Day Camp

June 28 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Peterborough Rowing Club, 3599 Nassau Mills Road
Peterborough, Ontario K9J 6Y1 Canada
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$65

Age 8-10 This popular one day camp is perfect for first time paddlers and is a great way to get to know what a day-in-the-life of camp is like! /**/

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Drop In Craft: Camping Tic Tac Toe

June 29 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Canadian Canoe Museum, 910 Monaghan Rd.
Peterborough, Ontario K9J 5K4 Canada
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Kids playing tic tac toe.

Make a game to take out on your next canoeing adventure!  This portable little tic tac tac toe is fully customizable! The self-directed craft is free with your membership or admission. While you’re here, be sure to visit our family-friendly museum areas to put on a puppet play, paddle a canoe, build a link-n-log camp, set the camp table and more. Our Family Drop-in Activities happen every last Saturday of the month. These drop-ins are always free with museum admission…

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Voyageur Canoe Tour

June 30 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Peterborough Lift Lock, 353 Hunter St E,
Peterborough, ON K9H 7B5 Canada
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$25
Voyageur Canoe and Liftlock

Great for all abilities! /**/

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Voyageur Canoe Tour

June 30 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Peterborough Lift Lock, 353 Hunter St E,
Peterborough, ON K9H 7B5 Canada
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$25
Excited kid with paddle

Try something new! /**/

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July 2019

Drop In: Canada Day Sun Catchers

July 1 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Canadian Canoe Museum, 910 Monaghan Rd.
Peterborough, Ontario K9J 5K4 Canada
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maple leaft suncatcher

Celebrate Canada Day at the one and only Canoe Museum.  See our historic watercraft that represents Canada Sea to Sea to Sea.  While you're here make a Canada Day sun catcher to show the world your Canadian pride! Be sure to visit our family-friendly museum areas to put on a puppet play, paddle a canoe, build a Lincoln-log camp, set the camp table and more. Our Family Drop-in Activities happen every last Saturday of the month. These drop-ins are always…

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MUSEUM on the move

In the future, visitors will explore the canoe’s leading role in Canada’s past, present and future alongside the world’s highest hydraulic lift lock on one of the country’s most celebrated waterways.