Listen and Learn all month long! Check out all the lectures, walks and events.
We thank the Davenport Companies, 14th Annual 2014 Seaside Le Mans race for their generous donation to our youth programs and scholarship fund. We are honored to have been part of this spectacular event and look forward the opportunities we can provide to local students and families.
Teacher Training PDP opportunities!
The mission of the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History is to inspire appreciation, understanding and stewardship of our natural environment through discovery and learning.
Watch our critters eat lunch! Weekdays at Noon, except Thursdays.
Wednesday Walks w/Connie Boyce starts a new season, September 3rd. Meet in the lot across from Museum. Check calendar for destination and meet time. Red flag at main entrance means walk cancelled.
Join our bird nerd, Gretchen Towers Moran, walk the trails and discover the wonderful world of Cape Cod birding. Next opportunity, September 30th at 9:30am.
Birdwatching for Beginners with Gretchen Moran Towers. Next opportunity is October 9th at 10am.
Saturday, October 11th at 1pm. Call for reservations 508 896 3867 x133
Walk thru the Gray Whale! Find out why they are extinct in the Atlantic and alive and well in the Pacific. Next visit is October 12th! Free w/Admission
Showing compelling, educational and visually stunning nature documentaries that inspire appreciation, curiosity and stewardship of our natural world and its inhabitants. Next showing: "Dirt" October 19th 11am
The next meeting of THE GILLS CLUB will be held at the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 10am. Call for reservation! 508 896 3867 x 133
Celebrate with us! Wear your costume! Sunday, October 26th 3-6pm. Last admission 5pm. No reservations needed
A monthly lecture series featuring local Archaeology and History. Next program: Friday, November 28th at 1pm. Free w/Admission.
Watch the progress of our 3 babies as the Osprey camera keeps the perch and nest on view.
Visit our Naturescape gallery, featuring local New England artists, whose work reflects the nature of the Northeast. Open during museum hours.
Celebrate our 60th anniversary all year long!
Thank you for your votes! You voted us #1 on Cape Cod's A-List 2014. We are celebrating 60 years and appreciate the support of our members, visitors and locals!!!
In this video Laura Reckford from CapeCod.com's Sunday Journal program interviews Barbara Knoss, Director of Education and Volunteers at the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History and talks about CCMNH youth programs including the KidSummer Day Program and local educational outreach programs.
Please remember ...NO Dogs allowed on the Trails, May 1 - September 30 and NO DOGS allowed year round on Museum property.
Devouring Science, one post at a time. Interested?
Learn about the Wing Island Bird Banding Station.
Current tide chart information for Barnstable Harbor, Beach Point
Meet our new Inflatable Humpback Whale. Next visit December 29th. Advance Reservations Required! Spaces limited to 20 per time slot. Because of the educational content level, this program is restricted to ages 5 and up.
The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History is a private, non-profit organization with a 501(c)(3) designation. Although some trails are also town-owned, the three CCMNH parking lots are private property and restricted to Museum members, visitors, volunteers and staff. However, anyone wishing to access the trails but not enter the Museum can park at Drummer Boy Park down the street on 6A and walk to the trails.