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Where to Start?

A visit to Peterborough & the Kawarthas is filled with a volume and variety of experiences that ring true. Our rich mix of heritage city, cottage country and flourishing farmlands – is a unique blend of what Ontario has to offer. Come see for yourself. The people are cordial and down-to-earth. The beauty is breathtaking and the activities are endless. It’s a place that will have you saying, “This Is Living”. Come and discover the beauty of the Kawarthas. 

Visit http://thekawarthas.ca for more information on what to see and do, eat and drink, or where to stay while you’re here. The Visitor Centre is centrally located in the City of Peterborough, Ontario, Canada downtown at 270 George Street North, Suite 101 in the VentureNorth Building. Open year-round, the Visitor Centre provides a wide selection of free information including travel guides, brochures, road maps and trail guides. Trained travel counselors are available to assist in making your visit to Peterborough & the Kawarthas an exceptional experience. 

Drop by, chat with us online, or contact toll free: 1-800-461-6424 today to start planning your visit to Peterborough & the Kawarthas.

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Where to Eat?

Looking for somewhere to eat? Check out our Diner's Card booklet and help support Peterborough Musicfest's free concerts. Buy one entree, get the 2nd for 1/2 off at 47 participating local restaurants. All proceeds go directly to our entertainment line-up

 

 

 

Where to Shop?
Lansdowne Place is a shopping centre with over 100 stores so there is something for everyone. Or shop at one of the many local downtown businesses. Our festival runs every Wednesday and Saturday which lands on the Peterborough Farmers Markets days. Open Wednesdays 8:30pm to 2:00pm on Hunter Street and Saturdays 7am-1pm in the Memorial Centre parking lot.

Please come and see what is offered by the best in the Kawartha region!