Walk thru the Gray Whale! Find out why they are extinct in the Atlantic and alive and well in the Pacific. Next visit is August 29th! Free w/Admission
Thanks to the Highland Street Foundation for their support of this special FREE day at CCMNH, August 29th!
Join the Museum on Saturday, September 6, 2014 from 12-4pm at Mashpee Commons. We are 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...
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.
Mark Preu brings his Cape Cod nature photographs to our Naturescape Gallery, August 1st -31st.
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.
Check your nature IQ! Monday thru Friday at 11:30am and 1:00 pm Free w/Museum Admission. June 23rd to August 29th
Wednesday Walks w/Connie Boyce starts a new season, September 3rd. Meet in the lot across from Museum. Check calendar for destination and meet time. Red flag at main entrance means walk cancelled.
Watch our critters eat lunch! Weekdays at Noon, except Thursdays.
Birdwatching for Beginners with Gretchen Moran Towers. Next opportunity is September 11th at 10am.
Celebrate the local culinary. Talk and taste the nature of food. Next up Cranberries Talk and Tour! September 13th 1pm .
A monthly lecture series featuring local Archaeology and History. Next program: Sunday, September 14th at 2pm. Free w/Admission.
Join our bird nerd, Gretchen Towers Moran, walk the trails and discover the wonderful world of Cape Cod birding. Next opportunity, September 16th at 9:30am.
Beyond the great white.....what other sharks are lurking in our waters?? Dr Tom Burns Saturday, September 20th at 1pm. Free w/Museum admission
The next meeting of THE GILLS CLUB will be held at the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 10am.
Showing compelling, educational and visually stunning nature documentaries that inspire appreciation, curiosity and stewardship of our natural world and its inhabitants. Next showing: "Duckumentary" September 27th 1pm
Join the celebration!
Celebrate with us! Wear your costume! Sunday, October 26th 3-6pm. Last admission 5pm. No reservations needed
Watch the progress of our 3 babies as the Osprey camera keeps the perch and nest on view.
Visit our Naturescape gallery, featuring local New England artists, whose work reflects the nature of the Northeast. Open during museum hours.
Celebrate our 60th anniversary all year long!
Please remember ...NO Dogs allowed on the Trails, May 1 - September 30 and NO DOGS allowed year round on Museum property.
Thank you for your votes! We are celebrating 60 years and appreciate the support of our members, visitors and locals!!!
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
Meet our new Inflatable Humpback Whale. Next visit December 29th. 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 on hiatus as they reorganize. We hope to have them back soon.