Hours, Admission & Location

250 Crescent Street   Peterborough, Ontario

Extended Hours: Dec 2 to 20, 2020

The Art Gallery of Peterborough is open to the public, by appointment. We ask all visitors to book their appointment by calling us at 705-743-9179. Please note that we are unable to offer separate appointments to our Exhibitions and Gallery Shop at this time.

Each appointment will be 45 minutes long, for up to 10 visitors within the same “social bubble” starting on the hour. During your appointment, you and your group will have exclusive access to our Exhibitions and Gallery Shop.  Full update and COVID-19 precautions are available by clicking here.

  • Wednesday: 11am to 5pm
  • Thursday: 11am to 8pm
  • Friday: 11am to 8pm
  • Saturday: 11am to 5pm
  • Sunday: 11am to 5pm

Holiday Closure:

The Art Gallery of Peterborough will be closed to the public from December 21, 2020 to January 1, 2021. The Gallery will reopen with regular hours resuming from Thursday to Sunday, 11am to 5pm, beginning January 2, 2021.

How to Book your Visit:

Please call the AGP at 705-743-9179 during our regular business hours to book your preferred date and time to visit. Appointments are available on the hour, Thursday to Sunday, between the hours of 11am and 5pm (see above for information on our extended hours).

We will ask for your name, your telephone number, and the number of people expected in your group. The maximum number of people allowed in each group is 10.

Time slots are 45 minutes each, booked on the hour, with scheduled cleaning between visits.

During your visit, you will have exclusive access to our exhibits and shop – meaning you and those in your group will be the only visitors in the Gallery!


Admission is by donation. We have a donation box near the exhibition entrance for cash donations. Contactless donation options are available at the front desk for credit or debit, or by clicking here.


Accessible parking is available in front of the gallery on Crescent Street. We have automatic doors at our entrance, and our upper and lower levels are connected by a series of ramps. An accessible washroom is located on the main floor next to the Gallery Shop (no automatic door). Main floor washrooms are gender-inclusive.

We strive to be a scent-free facility: please help us keep the air we share fragrance free.

Please contact us if you have any questions or requests about your visit. To discuss an accessibility accommodation, please call us at 705-743-9179 or email gallery@agp.on.ca.

Bus Route Information

The nearest bus route is Collison (route 10) with a sheltered stop heading north on George Street between Perry and Lock streets, and a sheltered stop heading south on George Street at Market Plaza.