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Get out doors with upcoming April events!


Our Cathedral is the jewel in the city’s crown, and throughout the whole of 2018 the cathedral and city are joining together in celebration of the Cathedrals 900th anniversary.

Take a look at some of the events taking place for PETERBOROUGH CELEBRATES 900.

Peterborough has events and festivals taking place all year and April is packed with things to do.

The main highlights for this month are the two part Illustrated Talks by Peterborough Local History Society, "In the Shadow of the Cathedral" and "Villages around Peterborough" at the Knights Chamber on 25th, The National Motorhome & Campervan Show at the East of England Arena from the 20th – 22nd, Group Travel World 900 Metre Race at the Embankment Sports and Athletics Track on 18th and Jasper Carrott’s Stand Up & Rock! at the East of England Arena on 28th.

Other highlights include Afternoon Tea and Tour at the Peterborough Town Hall on 26th, The Soldiers' and Sailors' Rest Exhibition at Peterborough Museum running through April, Diesel Gala at Nene Valley Railway from the 6th – 8th, Men United at the Cresset on 14th and Ruby Wax - Frazzled at The Broadway Theatre on 17th.

April’s school holiday provides plenty of fun things to keep the young ones busy with seasonal activities taking place at Ferry Meadows, Cresset Theatre, Burghley House, Deene Park and more!

The Hidden Heritage Tour is the essential guide to Peterborough’s past runs from the museum every Saturday afternoon through April, plus the Priestgate Vaults tour will delight history lovers and run most days at 2.30pm.

Other highlights for April include the free *daily Guided Tours of Peterborough Cathedral at 11.30 and 2pm.

Visit Peterborough aims to present all the key tourist and local community events. Links to other key listings are on the tabs to the right. Enjoy the city!

You can book many tickets at the Visitor Information Centre on 01733 452336.

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