Lakefield Heritage Research

Record #: PET2034
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 24 Apr 2023


Description (Service) Educates, informs, and promotes the heritage of the downtown of the Village of Lakefield through heritage walks and tours from May 1 to Oct 31, weather permitting.
  • Lectures are also available on Lakefield's history and lift lock
  • Provides assistance in genealogical searches for Lakefield, City of Peterborough, and County of Peterborough
  • Call to confirm schedule for the 30 minute walking tour of Lakefield
  • Longer tours of the village and Peterborough can be arranged with 24 hrs notice
  • Bus tours require 48 hours advance notice

Service Details

Hours Hours vary
Areas Served Lakefield ; Peterborough
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call to book a tour
Languages English
Fees Service - nominal single or family rate for walking tour - other fees vary

Address and Location

Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
645 Whittaker St
Unit 10
Peterborough, ON
Canada K9H 7L5
Physical Access Partially Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-745-8572
Primary Contact Gordon Young; Phone: 705-652-6594
Alternate Contact Office - Lakefield Herald newspaper, Manager; Phone: 705-652-6594


Categories Historical Societies / Preservation
Category Group Arts / Culture

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