Did You Know?

Did you Know?

The Canadian Canoe Museum was established in 1997 and was founded on the collection of the late Professor Kirk Wipper.

Market Hall officially opened in 1890 and was renovated in 2009

The Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) Building opened in 1996 on Water Street in downtown Peterborough

The YMCA started in Peterborough in 1868

The first bridge was built over the Otonabee River in 1827

Peterborough celebrated it’s 150th anniversary in the year 2000

The completion of Highway 115’s four lane expansion was completed in 1992

In 1921 the Hunter Street bridge was completed. At that time it was the longest single pour concrete bridge in the world

The Population of Peterborough was 35,165 in In 1948

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