Canadian Canoe Museum

The W. Garfield Weston Foundation invests $7.5 million in The Canadian Canoe Museum’s new facility at the water’s edge

The W. Garfield Weston Foundation is investing $7.5 million in The Canadian Canoe Museum’s new facility at the water’s edge, building on its more than 20-year-long legacy of leadership with the organization. This lead private gift will support capital costs and educational program development for the new museum, to be built alongside the Peterborough Lift Lock […]

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Governor General to present Meritorious Service Decoration to James Raffan

Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, will present the Meritorious Service Decorations (Civil Division) to 42 recipients from various sectors across the country on Tuesday, December 12, 2017, at 10:30 a.m., during a ceremony at Rideau Hall. On this occasion, the Governor General will present 19 Meritorious Service Crosses and 23 Meritorious Service […]

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Family Paddling Day – August 6

Canadian Canoe Museum presents Family Paddling Day SUNDAY, AUGUST 6, 2017 11:30AM  3:00PM Book your seat on this Family Paddling Tour at the Peterborough Lift Lock! This fun and engaging tour is 90 minutes long and is suitable for all ages and abilities. Choose between a tour leaving at 11:30 a.m. or a tour leaving at 1:30 […]

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Canadian Canoe Museum On The Move

Parks Canada and The Canadian Canoe Museum continue to explore the innovative idea of relocating the Museum to the Peterborough Lift Lock National Historic Site on theTrent-Severn Waterway as a way to boost the tourism and revenue potential for both organizations. The construction of a new museum at this location would consolidate two significant tourism and recreation destinations […]

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