Welcome to Peterborough, Ontario, Canada… Creative Economy, Cottage Living.
Experience life in one of Canada’s most creative communities, where progressive minds are inspired by the soothing sound of water against a dock, unobstructed skyline sunsets, homegrown culinary experiences, and one of the most spirited live music scenes in Canada.
Once known as the Electric City – and currently home to GE Canada, Rolls Royce, Siemens, PepsiCo, Minute Maid and SGS Lakefield – Peterborough’s history is tied to forward-thinking entrepreneurs and game-changing business people who were dedicated to advancing both technology and new ideas. Paired with first-class post-secondary institutions, Trent University and Fleming College, we continue to cultivate an environment of social and technological change. Steeped in a history of innovation, we are helping to create a prosperous future.
Only in Peterborough will you find a place where nature, culture, and technology exist in such harmony. We invite you to come and be inspired by our unique blend of urban cottage country living.
Come for a day or stay forever…Naturally inspiring, welcome to our way of life.