Don't miss the excitement, magic and science of bubbles...... Tuesday, July 7th 3pm and 5pm Register online or call today. Online ticket deal closes at Noon Monday 7/6.
New research suggests nature walks are good for your brain! Join our Naturalists for guided family walks, June 22nd to September 4th. Check at Admissions for daily schedule.
The Museum of Science, Boston inflatable planetarium returns August 4th. Tickets are available online now. Space very limited.
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 July 6th.
A multigenerational opportunity to enjoy art and nature with your family! Wednesdays starting July 1st. Read more to register.
Next showing: Wednesday, July 8th @ 1pm ~ “The Invisible Universe Revealed…25th Anniversary of the Hubble Telescope”
Nature Knowledge Programs everyday 11:30am and 1:00pm, June 29th thru September 4th. Check the schedule for daily topics.
Help us send 100 kids to KidSummer! Tickets go on sale June 1st.
Check out the interactive STEAM activities for all ages. Come have some learning fun with Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math!
KidSummer 2015 runs June 29 - August 14. Online registration is open!!
Hurricane Season is coming! Be prepared.............. Learn how, July 9th, 12:15pm Free w/Museum Admission
Dig! Splash! Discover! Find out what really lives in the sand and mud at low tide. Join our guides for a family friendly walk on the flats! No reservations needed! Starts June 29th Read more for complete schedule.
Meet our Bees! Read more for complete schedule of Hive Openings!
Watch our critters eat lunch! Daily Noon - 1pm. June 1st to September 6th
Join our bird nerd, Gretchen Towers Moran, walk the trails and discover the wonderful world of Cape Cod birding. Next opportunity, July 14th at 9:30am.
A monthly lecture series featuring local Archaeology and History. Next program: Tuesday, July 14th at 1pm. Free w/Admission.
Outstanding Scientists from Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution share their stories. Second in a series: The ALVIN July 13th 1pm
Birdwatching for Beginners with Gretchen Moran Towers. Next opportunity is July 16th at 10am.
Meet our Inflatable Humpback Whale. Next visit July 1st. 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.
The Therapy Dogs are BACK. Join them at 1pm, Saturday, July 19th! Free w/Museum admission.
Coming July 20th at 3pm. Click for reservation info
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.
Visit our Naturescape gallery, featuring local New England artists, whose work reflects the nature of the Northeast. Open during museum hours.
We have 3 chicks! Come watch them grow.
Devouring Science, one post at a time. Interested?
Learn about the Wing Island Bird Banding Station.
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.
Blood Drive Tuesday, August 18th 10am - 4pm to support Cape Cod Healthcare!
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!