Tuesday, June 25th at 11:30 am. Advance Tickets Recommended.
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.
Friday, June 21st at 1:00 pm. Free with Museum Admission.
Next walk: Tuesday, June 25th at 9:30 am. $4/Members $6/Non-Members.
Join us on this guided beachside exploration tour at low tide. First opportunity: Wednesday, June 26th at 1:00 pm. No reservations. Members: $6 adults/$5 seniors/$4 children. Non Members: $8 adults/$7 seniors/$6 children.
with Dr. Michael Vieira. Thursday, June 27th at 1:00 pm. Free with Museum Admission.
Meet our bees up close with beekeepers George Muhlebach and crew. First 2019 opening: Thursday, June 27th from 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm. Reservations Required. Age 8 and up.
with Bethany Jakubson on Tuesday, July 2nd at 10:00 am and Monday, July 22nd at 1:00 pm. Reservations Recommended. Order tickets online.
Mess Fest is a celebration of all things MESSY. Friday, July 5th from 10:00 am-1:00 pm. $5 Members / $7 Non-members. No reservations.
$6 per person. Pre-registration recommended. Please call 508-896-3867, ext. 133. Next sessions is: Friday, June 21st from 10:00 am to 11:30 am.
Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays June 4th - August 30th from 9:30 am -1:00 pm. Free with Museum Admission.
Summer walks with our Naturalists. Monday - Friday at 10:30 am & 2:00 pm. Sundays at noon. Free with Museum Admission.
There's still time to register! Call 508-896-3867 ext 133
June 1st through September 2nd. Make Reservations NOW to Feed the Butterflies!
Butterfly House & Pollinator Path season opens daily Saturday June 1st through Sunday, September 1st from 9:30 am – 4:00 pm. Free with Museum Admission.
"Polar Earth: Portraits of a Vanishing World” photographs by John and Pam King. May 1 – June 30. Free with Museum Admission.
Meet our Inflatable Humpback Whale. Advance Reservations Required. 5 and up. Free with Museum Admission. Next visit: Tuesday, July 9th at 9:45-2:15.
with Nils V. Bockmann on Wednesday, July 10th at 1:00 pm. Free with Museum Admission.
Monday, July 15th at 11:30 am. Free with Museum Admission.
with NASA Solar System Ambassador Marie Kesten Zahn on Tuesday, July 16th at 11:30 am. Free with Museum Admission.
July 17th at 10:00 am, 11:00 am, 12:30 pm and 1:15 pm. Reservations Required.
Thursday, July 18th at 1:00 pm with Author and Ornithologist, Alan Poole. Free with Museum Admission.
Friday, July 19th at 11:30 am. Free with Museum Admission.
Next visit is Saturday, July 20th at 1:00 pm. Free with Museum Admission.
with Naturalist Phil Kyle on Tuesday, July 23rd at 11:30 pm. Advance Tickets Recommended.
TWO SHOWS: Wednesday, July 31st at 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm. Tickets Required. Reservations Suggested.
Monday, August 5th at 11:30 am. Advance Tickets Recommended.
TWO SHOWS: Wednesday, August 7th at 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm. Tickets Required. Reservations Recommended.
with Naturalist Phil Kyle on Monday, August 12th at 11:30 am. Advance Tickets Recommended.
Thursday, August 15th at 11:30 am. Free with Museum Admission.
Saturday, August 17th at 9:30 am - 4:00 pm. $4 members/$5 non-members. Reservations Recommended.
Wednesday, August 21 at 1:00 pm. Free with Museum Admission.
The Osprey have returned for their 2019 season. You can check on the Osprey nest with our 24/7 live feed!!!
Cape Cod Museum of Natural History to Acquire Thornton W. Burgess/Green Briar Nature Center in Sandwich
There is still time to donate!
Wednesday, October 16th from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm. Support Cape Cod Healthcare!
View the "What is Biomimicry?" video, created as part of the Cape Cod Regional STEM Network Teacher in Residence Program.
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.
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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.