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Exhibition Tours

Experience a captivating journey through The Canadian Canoe Museum’s new galleries by booking an exhibition tour.

Whether you’re interested in an in-depth exploration or a quick overview of our exhibits, walk away with a story or a fact that will leave you curious for more!

Deep Dive Exhibition Tours

Led by trained docents who can tell you the stories and behind-the-scenes information, Deep Dive Exhibition Tours offer a deeper understanding of the Museum’s canoes, kayaks, and small artifacts.

Travel through six thematic exhibits, learning hidden gems and asking questions along the way. Join us for a descriptive Deep Dive Exhibition Tour and discover the incredible stories and people behind our exhibits!

Schedule & Capacity

Deep Dive Exhibition Tours run daily at 11:00 AM for approximately an hour and have a capacity of 10 people.

Cost & Booking

Seniors (65+)$18.00
Youth (5-17)*$15.00
Child (0-4)*Free
*An adult must accompany children.

Please note: Admission is sold separately. Purchase your ticket for entry.

Visitors can book Deep Dive Exhibition Tours in advance or at the Visitor Services Desk on arrival, subject to availability. We recommend booking in advance to avoid disappointment.

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Speedy Paddler Exhibition Tours

Join a trained docent for a daily bite-sized story tour when short on time or eager to fit in all the other activities we have available during your visit.

Schedule & Capacity

Speedy Paddler Exhibition Tours run every day at 1:00 PM for approximately 20 minutes. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Speedy Paddler Exhibition Tour-trained docents can take a maximum group size of 15 people.

Cost & Booking

Speedy Paddler Exhibition Tours are complimentary with the purchase of a general admissions ticket.

Please note: Speedy Paddler Exhibition Tours are limited to a maximum of 15 people. First come, first served. Those interested in joining meet at the Exhibition Hall doors. Valid admission tickets must be presented.

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Explore our Hours, Admission, Amenities, Accessibility, and FAQs

Interested in booking a School Visit? We can’t wait to welcome you!

Are you arriving in a group and looking to customize your tour? Book a Group Tour.

Be sure to plan a stop at our store before or after your tour to remember your trip! We offer an array of apparel, books, and one-of-a-kind creations by Canadian artists.

Visit the Store

Nalgene water bottle with CCM logo
32oz Widemouth Nalgene Bottle with Pictograph – Juniper
The Chocolate Rabbit
Chocolate Canoes – Made Locally in Lakefield ON
Tshirt-rockface Heather Grey
Classic Pictograph T-shirt – Heather Black
CCM Logo White

The Canadian Canoe Museum respectfully acknowledges that we are situated on the Treaty 20 Michi Saagiig territory and the traditional territory covered by the Williams Treaties First Nations. The Canadian Canoe Museum also recognizes the contributions of Indigenous Peoples including First Nations, Inuit and Métis, in shaping this community and country as a whole.

As an organization that stewards the world’s largest and most significant collection of canoes, kayaks & paddled watercraft, we will honour and share the cultural histories and stories within the collection in all that we do.

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2077 Ashburnham Dr
Peterborough, ON
K9L 1P8

Phone: 705-748-9153

Email: [email protected]


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