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.
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NatureScape Virtual Gallery
NatureScape Gallery presents: Beach Trash by Suzanna Nickerson, Artist and Environmental Advocate Free with Museum Admission.
Next Opportunity: 7/23 Free with Museum admission.
Help us care for our resident creatures!
Do you know what caring for our resident animals involves?
Check out our LiveCam for all the activity!
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View the "What is Biomimicry?" video, created as part of the Cape Cod Regional STEM Network Teacher in Residence Program.
Cape Cod Museum of Natural History to Acquire Thornton W. Burgess/Green Briar Nature Center in Sandwich
Current tide chart information for Barnstable Harbor, Beach Point
Please remember: NO DOGS allowed on the Trails, May 1 - September 30. NO DOGS allowed year round on Museum property.
Learn about the Wing Island Bird Banding Station.
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