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Cape Cod Museum of Natural History in the News


October 1, 2021

Lower Cape TV

On Sept. 25, the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History hosted a talk detailing two acclaimed 20th Century children’s authors who both wrote about a character named Peter Rabbit. “Beatrix, Thornton & The Tale of Two Peter Rabbits” was presented by author Christie Palmer Lowrance and retired librarian Betsy Bray, who compared and contrasted the lives of Cape Cod native Thornton Burgess and London-born Beatrix Potter.

October 1, 2021

Sunday Journal

President of the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History Robert Dwyer joins Sunday Journal this week to discuss how the organization has weathered COVID and bounced back despite the ongoing pandemic. He also outlines how the museum educates on local history as well as conservation as climate change continues to threaten coastal communities.

capecodcom · Sunday Journal - Cape Cod Museum of Natural History

July 19, 2021


Leo Cakounes talks to Robert Dwyer, President and Executive Director at the Cape Cod Museum Of Natural History, about serving the public during the pandemic and finally opening for the 2021 season; offering many of the old programs and exhibits along with new features.

June 24, 2021

Cape Codder

Forest bathing, Butterfly House at CCMNH

June 22, 2021

Cape Cod Times

Cape Cod Museum's Virtual Forum to Explore Responses to Rising Sea Levels

May 26, 2021

Lower Cape TV

After a year without butterflies gliding through the butterfly house, the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History in Brewster this week began preparing its popular attraction for its fifth season by releasing the first batch of painted ladies and swallowtails -- and readying the house for a new pod-based visitation model, designed to help visitors navigate more comfortably in the new territory of a re-opened summer season.

October 17, 2020

Lower Cape TV

What better way to celebrate Archeology Month than with a trip back through pre-history at Brewster's Wing Island and the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History?

September 22, 2020

The Barnstable Patriot

Thornton Burgess Characters Come to Life in Harrison Cady’s Artwork

May 12, 2020

WXTK-FM Spectrum

Leo Cakounes of WXTK-FM Spectrum speaks with Bob Dwyer, President and Executive Director of the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, who reviews all the Museum has to offer including an osprey live stream, aquarium and natural trails with guided tours. Dwyer also talks about the launching of a fund raising campaign to help feed the animals durning Covid-19 shutdown.