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The OFAH Mario Cortellucci Hunting & Fishing Heritage Centre

#17 of 50 things to do in Peterborough Features Animals
4601 Guthrie Drive, Peterborough, Ontario K9J 8L5, Canada
+1 705-748-6324 ext. 100
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Fishing and Archery for the kids

Set on a lovely property with a private fishing pond. They will supply rods and reels for the kids... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Victoria F
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Peterborough, Canada
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Wonderful exhibits

Touch tables inside of furs from animals found in the forest. Collections of lures and decoys line... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
disneyboundmom66
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Oshawa, Canada
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4601 Guthrie Drive, Peterborough, Ontario K9J 8L5, Canada
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+1 705-748-6324 ext. 100
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Set on a lovely property with a private fishing pond. They will supply rods and reels for the kids with advance notice and have archery as well. Though the actual displays are small, they are highly detailed and have many species either stuffed or replicated...More

Thank Victoria F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Touch tables inside of furs from animals found in the forest. Collections of lures and decoys line the walls in one area. Aquarium with large fish near the entrance. Definitely a great learning experience for families. Theatre with animal video is air conditioned with stadium...More

Thank disneyboundmom66
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Small exhibit area but what is there is very interesting. The kids will certainly like the various taxidermy animals. Could place to kill an hour or so with the kids

Thank NickPow44
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Great stuffed animals display. You can watch a film in the theatre about nature. Have educational activities for kids. If you go around 1pm you can watch them feed the fish in the giant aquarium

Thank Sheila O
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is a nice place that puts on summer camps for kids and has school programs and the like. My kids have been there for summer day camps that were fun to do once, but no one wanted to go back. It's kind of limited,...More

Thank CanadaMama4
Reviewed 30 September 2016

An excellent place for seeing exhibits of Canadian Wildlife including animals and fish species . Abundance of information on our ecology including invasive species of plants and aquatic plants. Excellent for school tours with hands on exhibits, fishing and superb in person narration and by...More

Thank Marilyn C
Reviewed 23 September 2016

This is a must see for all visitors to Peterborough. It is truly awesome. Our guide, Jessica, made us feel extremely welcomed. She was very helpful and extremely knowledgeable. There are all sorts of taxidemy animals native to Canada. There is an aquarium and a...More

Thank thewanderinggypsy
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This isn't a huge museum, plan to spend about an hour, and if you're lucky, you'll be there at feeding time for the large tank of native fish. There's a little bit of angling, a little bit of hunting, and a little bit of heritage....More

1  Thank AimeeDP41
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is a must if you are a wildlife enthusiast or educational trip for your kids. They have a really great (and different than the norm) b day package for kids that involves fishing, air gun target shooting, and archery target shooting as well as...More

Thank Brent D
Reviewed 26 May 2016

They have an archery and air gun range, as well as a stocked outdoor fishing pond and an amphitheater with popcorn, loot bags and a gift for the child ! Fun fun!

Thank JennaM091095
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