The Museum is closed, December 31st - February 17th. We reopen 2/18/17.
The Amazing Animals return 2/20/17 Tickets on sale January 1st,
Please Vote for CCMNH by Wednesday, February 15th. We are the BEST Museum, Summer program, Gift Shop and Place for Family Entertainment. Click on Reader's Choice above to vote now! or go to http://ballot.wickedlocalfavorites.com/
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.
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Registration is now open for the 2017 Beekeeping Class. Please call 508 896 3867 x133
Read more for 2017 employment opportunities.
Gardening for Life Speaker Series starts , March 5th. Series ticket deal available online, January 1st.
We are looking for exhibitors for our Science on the Street event, 3/18/17. Come join us for the 5th annual event for the CURIOUS!
View the "What is Biomimicry?" video, created as part of the Cape Cod Regional STEM Network Teacher in Residence Program.
KidSummer 2017 runs June 26 - August 11. Online registration opens February 1st.
Please take this moment to show your support of CCMNH!
Birdwatching for Beginners with Gretchen Moran Towers. Next opportunity is January 26th at 10am. Free w/Museum admission
THE GILLS CLUB Next meeting: January 28th at 10am. Please call for reservations. Space limited. 508 896 3867 x133
There are dozens of extraordinary Cape Cod museums spanning history, the arts and topics that define the peninsula, from maritime life to baseball.
Join our bird nerd, Gretchen Towers Moran, walk the trails and discover the wonderful world of Cape Cod birding. Next opportunity, February 14th at 9:30am.
Escape to the Museum for February School Vacation. Open Daily 11am - 3pm, February 18 - 26, 2017. Read more for programs and activities.
Blood Drive Thursday, February 16th, 2017. 10am - 4pm to support Cape Cod Healthcare!
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. Unfortunately, the trails are not wheelchair accessible.
Saturday, February 18th, 1pm ! Free w/Museum admission.
Visit our Naturescape gallery, featuring local New England artists, whose work reflects the nature of the Northeast. Open during museum hours. Now Showing: Jennifer Bovey's Original Fish Rubbings
This film plays continuously during February School Vacation week, 11:30am - 2:15pm. Special big screen showing 2/26 at 11:30 am. Free w/Museum Admission
Brian Sharp from IFAW speaks
Meet our Inflatable Humpback Whale. Next visit February 21st. 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.
Did you know that Cape Cod and our national marine sanctuary are famous for seabirds? February 22, 2017 1pm
Walk thru the Gray Whale! Next visit Friday February 24th. Free with Museum Admission.
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!
Try a NaturEscape! Come learn how you can help us out! February 28th, 10am - Noon.
Learn about the Wing Island Bird Banding Station.
Current tide chart information for Barnstable Harbor, Beach Point
Please remember ...NO Dogs allowed on the Trails, May 1 - September 30 and NO DOGS allowed year round on Museum property.