The mission of the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History is to inspire appreciation, understanding and stewardship of our natural environment and wildlife through discovery and learning.
Next Opportunity: 10/28. Call 508.896.3867 x133 to reserve your seat.
The Museum is OPEN! Admission prices reduced for 2020. Read more for all details.
Dan Zoto talks 10,000 years on Wing Island. New video from Lower Cape TV. Click Read More and scroll to bottom.
NatureScape Gallery presents: The Art of Harrison Cady: September 8 - December 30, 2020. Free with Museum Admission.
We've added more of our merchandise to our online shop! Available for pick up!
The Woman Who Loves Giraffes Wednesdays, November 4th, 11th, 18th @ 11:30am
My Life as a Turkey Thursdays, November 5th, 12th, 19th @ 11:30am
Day the Dinosaurs Died Fridays, November 5th,12th,19th @ 11:30am
NatureScape Virtual Gallery
Help us care for our resident creatures!
Three Days of Glory Wednesdays, December 2nd, 9th, 16th @ 11:30am
Chocolate Perfection! Thursdays, December 3rd, 10th, 17th @ 11:30am
Christmas in Yellowstone Fridays, December 4th, 11th, 18th @ 11:30am
The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History extends its thanks to the SEASIDE LE MANS – THE RACE FOR THE CAPE COD COMMUNITY and the program sponsors for their support during this critical period.
Come and see what's new and exciting!
We love our members!
Shop on AmazonSmile and help support CCMNH. For online purchases made through AmazonSmile, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the total purchase price to the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History. Click on the Read More link or go to www.smile.amazon.com to start shopping!
View the "What is Biomimicry?" video, created as part of the Cape Cod Regional STEM Network Teacher in Residence Program.
Cape Cod Museum of Natural History to Acquire Thornton W. Burgess/Green Briar Nature Center in Sandwich
Current tide chart information for Barnstable Harbor, Beach Point
Please remember: NO DOGS allowed on the Trails, May 1 - September 30. NO DOGS allowed year round on Museum property.
Learn about the Wing Island Bird Banding Station.
Our Osprey Family has flown south for the season! Check back in mid March for their return!
There are dozens of extraordinary Cape Cod museums spanning history, the arts and topics that define the peninsula, from maritime life to baseball.