Welcome To The Peterborough Local History Society

Discover more about the history of the city and surrounding areas…

Monthly Events

We have fascinating speakers each month and discover more about the local history of Peterborough and the surrounding area.

The Society’s Annual Charity Event Supporting the Cathedral

Wednesday, April 24th 2019 at 2 pm.

In the Knights’ Chamber, Cathedral Visitors Centre,

A double bill of talks entitled, “Peculiar to Peterborough”. and “Lost Buildings of Peterborough”.  Tickets, which are £7 for both talks and include refreshments, can be obtained from Peterborough Visitor Information Centre,

See Events Page for more details

Peterborough Heritage Festival

Saturday 15th & Sunday 16th June 2019.

Once again the Peterborough Heritage weekend will be hosted by Vivacity

Please come and visit stand us at our Local History Societ

Latest News

Next Meeting.

April 11th 2019

Subject -The Huntingdonshire Cyclist Battalion

in World War 1

Speaker -Martyn Smith


St Marks Church Hall.

82 Lincoln Road, Peterborough,

Onsite Parking available

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