This film plays October 23rd, 24th and 25th at 1pm. Free w/Admission
Saturday, October 25th 11-2:30 pm Visit w/our archaeology crew. Bring in your artifacts for identification. Free w/admission
Celebrate with us! Wear your costume! Sunday, October 26th 3-6pm. Last admission 5pm. No reservations needed
Listen and Learn all month long! Check out all the lectures, walks and events.
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.
Birdwatching for Beginners with Gretchen Moran Towers. Next opportunity is October 23rd at 10am.
The Museum is now closed Mondays and Tuesdays until June 2015 except for special programs and MA school vacation weeks.
Teacher Training PDP opportunities!
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
Join Chocolatier Ray Hebert and make a box to bring home.December 14th, 11:30-4pm @ Green Briar Jam Kitchen. Space limited Call for reservations!
Join our bird nerd, Gretchen Towers Moran, walk the trails and discover the wonderful world of Cape Cod birding. Next opportunity, October 28th at 9:30am.
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.
Walk thru the Gray Whale! Find out why they are extinct in the Atlantic and alive and well in the Pacific. Next visit is November 28th! 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: "My Life as a Turkey" November 16th 1pm
A monthly lecture series featuring local Archaeology and History. Next program: Friday, November 28th at 1pm. Free w/Admission.
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.
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!!!
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.
The Osprey have flown south. Join the watch March 2015.
Current tide chart information for Barnstable Harbor, Beach Point
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.