Cape Cod's Nature Place

The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History

Nature Knowledge

Nature Knowledge 2016

Free with Museum Admission         

See program synopsis below chart.  Programs are subject to change without notice.

Nature Knowledge July 2016
Aquarium Live Feeding 10am, 11:30am, 1:30pm

Week of: Time

Monday

    Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

June 27

1:00pm

      Butterflies

Whales of the World Snakes / Bats Humpback Nature Screen
July 4

  1:00pm

CLOSED Whales of the World Snakes / Bats TBA Gray Whale
July 11 1:00pm Horseshoe Crabs Whales of the World Snakes / Bats Humpback Animal Houses
July 18 1:00pm Archaeology Planetarium Snakes / Bats Humpback Birds
July 25 1:00pm Horseshoe Crabs Whales of the World Snakes / Bats Foraging Gray Whale

Nature Knowledge August 2016
Aquarium Live Feeding 10am, 11:30am, 1:30pm

Week of: Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
August 1

1:00pm

    Horseshoe Crabs

Whales of the World Humpback Planetarium Nature Screen
August 8

1:00pm

Horseshoe Crabs Whales of the World / Hay Room Caterpillar Lab 10-3 Humpback Gray Whale
August 15 1:00pm Horseshoe Crabs Gray Whale Kites Foraging Nature Screen
August 22

1:00pm

Horseshoe Crabs Whales of the World Snakes / Bats Humpback Gray Whale
August 29 1:00pm Horseshoe Crabs Whales of the World Snakes / Bats TBA Gray Whale

 

Nature Knowledge 2016 Program Synopsis

This series of 30-60 minute programs of natural history interest are presented by local authors, historians, naturalists and special guest experts.

"Meet the Humpback": Learn about Humpback Whales from inside our Inflatable Whale. Reservations Required!

"Turtle Talk": Meet our turtle and terrapin residents, up close and personal!

"Bats": Our good friends, the mosquito eaters.

"The Whales of the World": Everything to know about whales on Earth.

"Snakes": What is all the hiss about?

"Walk thru the Gray Whale": Why are they alive and well in the Pacific Ocean  and not the Atlantic Ocean? Meet our new inflatable!!

"Horseshoe Crabs":  The Living Fossils

PLUS Timely Topics from the field…

Archaeology, Astronomy, Birding, Butterflies and more.