Wayne Davis, the shark spotter, showcases his amazing photos in our Naturescape Gallery, September 1st - October 30th. Open during Museum hours, except September 4th.
Archaeology activities throughout October!
Come see what's new and different this year!! Saturday, October 31st 11am -3pm
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.
Walk thru the Gray Whale! Next visit is October 11th!
Outstanding Scientists from Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution share their stories. Fifth in a series: The Sea, The Alvin, The Atlantis & Lulu
Join our bird nerd, Gretchen Towers Moran, walk the trails and discover the wonderful world of Cape Cod birding. Next opportunity, October 13th at 9:30am.
18 holes of Indoor Mini Golf returns....
Craig Chartier updates the progress and findings at Taylor Bray Farm. Saturday, October 17th, 1pm. and visit the Taylor Bray exhibit in our History Hall. Free w/admission!
We need $3000 more to send 100 kids to KidSummer! We have almost reached our goal!! Can you help?? Read more to make a donation now.
Amazing photography chronicling 36 years as a seaman for Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. Sunday, October 18th 1pm Free w/Museum Admission
1pm, Saturday, October 17th! Free w/Museum admission.
A monthly lecture series featuring local Archaeology and History. Next lecture: Taylor Bray Farm update Saturday, October 17th
Birdwatching for Beginners with Gretchen Moran Towers. Next opportunity is October 22nd at 10am. Free w/Museum admission
Blood Drive Friday October 23rd 10am - 4pm to support Cape Cod Healthcare!
The next meeting of THE GILLS CLUB will be held at the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History Saturday, October 24th, 2015 at 10am. Call for reservations! 508 896 3867 x 133
Visit our Naturescape gallery, featuring local New England artists, whose work reflects the nature of the Northeast. Open during museum hours.
Meet our Inflatable Humpback Whale. Next visit December 30th. 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.
Learn about the Wing Island Bird Banding Station.
The Osprey have flown south. See you next year!
Current tide chart information for Barnstable Harbor, Beach Point
There are dozens of extraordinary museums on Cape Cod spanning history, the arts and topics that define the peninsula, from maritime life to baseball.
Please remember ...NO Dogs allowed on the Trails, May 1 - September 30 and NO DOGS allowed year round on Museum property.
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!
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.