Cape Cod's Nature Place

The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History

Birds, Bees & Butterflies

Birds, Bees & Butterflies

Guided walks... Wild Art... Bird talks & walks...Buzzing Bees and Beautiful Butterflies........ The Museum is open daily, 11am - 3pm during MA April Vacation: 4/19-2/27/2014.

Dr. Greg Skomal

Dr. Greg Skomal

Meet Dr. Gregory Skomal, accomplished marine biologist, underwater explorer, photographer, aquarist, and author. Tuesday, April 29th, 6pm. Reservation recommended.

Our Mission

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.

Birdwatching for Beginners

Birdwatching for Beginners

Birdwatching for Beginners with Gretchen Moran Towers. Next opportunity is April 17th at 10am.

Cape Cod Therapy Dogs

Cape Cod Therapy Dogs

A canine treat for the whole family! Next opportunity, Saturday, April 19 at 1pm. Free w/museum admission.

Wednesday Walks with Connie Boyce

Wednesday Walks with Connie Boyce

Wednesday Walks w/Connie Boyce will be searching for signs of Spring. Check calendar for dates and destinations.

OspreyCam

OspreyCam

Watch our osprey build their nest. Keep watch on their progress as the Osprey camera keeps the perch and nest on view.

Naturescape Gallery

Naturescape Gallery

Visit our Naturescape gallery, featuring local New England artists, whose work reflects the nature of the Northeast. Open during museum hours.

KidSummer Day Program

KidSummer Day Program

Online registration is open and classes are filling up fast! KidSummer 2014 runs June 30 - August 15.

Naturescape Gallery Opening

Naturescape Gallery Opening

Meet the artist: John Small! Monday, April 21st 1 - 3pm

Tuesday Tweets

Tuesday Tweets

Join our bird nerd, Gretchen Towers Moran, walk the trails and discover the wonderful world of Cape Cod birding. Next opportunity, April 22nd at 9:30am.

Inflatable Whale

Inflatable Whale

The Inflatable Whale returns April 23rd, 2014. Reservations Recommended. 508 896 3867 #133

The Gills Club

The Gills Club

The next meeting of THE GILLS CLUB will be held at the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 10am.

A Murder of Crows

A Murder of Crows

Naturescreen presents 'A Murder of Crows' w/ Gretchen Moran-Towers. Sunday, April 27th at 1pm.

Rain Garden Celebration

Rain Garden Celebration

Designer Amanda Sloan shares the plan & progress. You help us finish the planting. Celebrate with cake!! Saturday, May 3rd, 10am. Reservations recommended

Seaside LeMans

Seaside LeMans

The Museum is excited to have been chosen as a beneficiary of the Davenport Companies, 14th Annual 2014 Seaside Le Mans race! We are honored to be part of this event that includes...

Nature Screen

Nature Screen

Showing compelling, educational and visually stunning nature documentaries that inspire appreciation, curiosity and stewardship of our natural world and its inhabitants. Next showing: The Murder of Crows 1pm Sunday, April 27th

The Cake's on Us!

The Cake's on Us!

Celebrate our 60th anniversary all year long!

Putting it on the Table

Putting it on the Table

Celebrate the local culinary. Talk and taste the nature of food. Come see what we are taking a bite of now.....

Digging Into the Past

Digging Into the Past

A monthly lecture series featuring local Archaeology and History. Next program: Thursday, June 26th at 2pm. Free w/Admission.

CCMNH Gardens Alive!

CCMNH Gardens Alive!

The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History is excited to present a series of garden programs. The series will include lectures, a plant marketplace, and will culminate in a garden tour.

Light the Night

Light the Night

We are Open Late 5 nights in July and August!

The Raptor Lab

The Raptor Lab

Devouring Science, one post at a time. Interested?

Bird Banding

Bird Banding

Learn about the Wing Island Bird Banding Station.

Cape Tides

Cape Tides

Current tide chart information for Barnstable Harbor, Beach Point

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