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

Look Forward to the next Charity Event  to be held during April 2019 in the Knights Chamber, Cathedral Precincts.

Peterborough Heritage Festival

Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th June 2018.

Yet again,  another fantastic event, on this the 900th anniversary of our wonderful Cathedral.

Thanks you to all those who visited our Local History Society stand.

Latest News

Upcoming Meetings

August 9th 2018

Third outside Visit

A Tour of the Cathedral Precincts

Ticketed event only.

Details and booking contact Julie Nicholson.

 September 13th.

History of the Gang Shows in Peterborough

Speaker Peter Ashpool


St Marks Church Hall.

82 Lincoln Road, Peterborough,

Onsite Parking available

Begin your application today, it's just £12.00 per year!