Join us November 4th! Tickets available online, October 1st
ALL TREATS, NO TRICKS! Saturday, October 28th 10am - 2pm
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.
Join our bird nerd, Gretchen Towers Moran, walk the trails and discover the wonderful world of Cape Cod birding. Next opportunity: October 24th at 9am.
Last chance to vote for CCMNH! Deadline is 10/15.Thanks for supporting the Museum!! Read more to find the link.
Showing October 12th & 26th at 11:30am , during MA Archaeology Month.
Visit our Naturescape gallery, featuring local New England artists, whose work reflects the nature of the Northeast. Open during museum hours. Now Showing: Tom Burns The World of Whales and Sharks
Dig, sift and sort like an archaeologist! Free w/Museum Admission
Showing compelling, educational and visually stunning nature documentaries that inspire appreciation, curiosity and stewardship of our natural world and its inhabitants. Now showing: Nature 365: daily 11am - 2:30pm.
Visit our newly arrived Red Bellied Cooter baby turtles . We will be ‘Headstarting’ these babies, who will be released next year, in cooperation with the Mass. Dept of Fish and Wildlife. Red Bellied Cooters are both State and Federally endangered. And as with most babies they are as cute as can be! Stop by and see them!
This film is showing Wednesdays in November, until Thanksgiving, 11:30am -1:30pm. Free w/Museum Admission
Join Jim Coogan for our November Digging into The Past, November 9th at 1pm. Free w/Museum Admission
The Cranberry Tour is November 11th. Tickets on sale now!
Birdwatching for Beginners with Gretchen Moran Towers. Next opportunity is November 16th at 10am Free w/Museum admission
Lunch 'n Learn all about turkeys. November 16th at 11:30. Read more for registration.
Saturday, November 18th, 1pm ! Free w/Museum admission.
Indoor Mini Golf returns 11/24 and 11/25, 10am - 3pm. Special Adults only night,11/24. 5 - 8 pm. Call for tee times.
THE GILLS CLUB Next meeting: November 25th Gills Club Ages 5-10 ~ 9:00AM- 10AM Gills Club Ages 11+ ~ 10:30AM- 12PM This program is free but does not include Museum admission. Please call for reservations. Space limited. 508 896 3867 x133
Blood Drive Wednesday, November 29, 2017. 10am - 4pm to support Cape Cod Healthcare!
The Annual Brewster Holiday celebration is December 3rd, 2-4pm, sponsored by the Brewster Chamber of Commerce.
This fabulous film shows Thursdays in December at 11:30am. Free w/Museum Admission.
Lunch 'n Learn all about Chocolate!! Friday, December 8th 11:30am Call for reservations.
The owls return 12/27/17. Tickets on sale now. 3 shows during December School Vacation! Read more for ticket info.
Come see how you can help!!
Help the Friends complete the Brick Path through the Bobbie Williams Garden to the door of the KidSummer Classroom!
Thank you for making us GOLD again !! We are Cape Cod Life's Best of: Museum, Kid's Activity, Family Activity and Rainy Day Activity for the Lower Cape 2017. Established in 1954, we continue our mission to inspire appreciation, educate and care for our natural environment. The support of our members, visitors and locals is critical to this effort!!! A wholehearted THANK YOU for your dedication to CCMNH!
Learn about the Wing Island Bird Banding Station.
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.
See Membership Differently! Check out what's new.
The Osprey have headed south for 2017.
View the "What is Biomimicry?" video, created as part of the Cape Cod Regional STEM Network Teacher in Residence Program.
Thank you to all of the businesses donating gift certificates, wine and other prizes to our annual Taste for Nature Fundraiser. We appreciate your support of the KidSummer Scholarship and Education Programs.
Check out our new NEW online shop!
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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.