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Hutchison House Museum

270 Brock St, Peterborough, Ontario K9H 2P9, Canada
+1 705-743-9710
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Hutchison House Museum

This place is a very good place to visit because it has a great history behind how this building... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
maryireland47
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Peterborough, Canada
An interesting find

Whilst staying with relatives we decided to visit Hutchinson House Museum. It is a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
KSBW48
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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270 Brock St, Peterborough, Ontario K9H 2P9, Canada
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

This place is a very good place to visit because it has a great history behind how this building was used.

Thank maryireland47
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Whilst staying with relatives we decided to visit Hutchinson House Museum. It is a wonderful example of how life evolved at the turn of the 19th century. All the artifacts are genuine and are layed out room by room to show how the life of...More

Thank KSBW48
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Wonderful attention to detail as to how the Canadians lived in Victorian Times. This is one of the oldest limestone houses still standing in Peterborough and its interior is beautifully staged as it was in the 1840's.

1  Thank thewanderinggypsy
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The Tea was delicious and so well presented.........fresh scones and jams..........the old world atmosphere added so much..definitely will return!

2  Thank Lynda A
Reviewed 26 July 2016

My daughter & granddaughter took me there for lunch for my birthday and it was delightful. It is a very informative tour and would highly recommend for people interested in the early years of settlement in Ontario. Very authentic furnishings and costumed guides just add...More

2  Thank CHUB22
Reviewed 5 June 2016

The staff was really the best part they were so friendly and knowledgeable. The history of the house was really very neat and they had a lot of artifacts.The grounds themselves were very pretty as well with all the beautiful gardens outside.Overall it is a...More

1  Thank allison z
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Once a month Hutchison House puts on a meal. My husband booked this for us, but forgot to ask, (though he thought he had0, if the meal was gluten-free as I am allergic to gluten. Chicken pot pie and apple pie was on the menu....More

1  Thank 102kwalsh
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Lots to look at in the Grounds around, ,where" setlers " arrived from Abroad, and built their log cabins shops and work plac,es See how they made there bread,and taste It "just made I might add " and the work shops, People Dressed in The...More

1  Thank 110lilys
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Well, it's no roller coaster, and the demographic does skew towards grey hair, so kinda' slow and low key, but a really nice historic home, all the old this and ancient that of bygone yesterdays... the volunteers and employees really do know their stuff... and...More

1  Thank Recovering_Hungarian
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Historical site is quite small & crampt yet very historically interesting. Parking is limited but it has a central location. I think a voluntary charge is accepted.

1  Thank Barry B
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open Tues - Fri 10 to 4 and Sat - Sun from 11 to 4. They do have a Scottish tea served with tea or lemonade, lovely large scones with preserves and whipped cream and oatmeal cakes for $7.00 per adult and 5.00 for children... More
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