KidSummer 2015 runs June 29 - August 14. Online registration is open!!
There are dozens of extraordinary museums on Cape Cod spanning history, the arts and topics that define the peninsula, from maritime life to baseball.
Wednesday, June 10th 8am - 4pm Space limited !! Call for reservations by June 1st!
19th Annual Cape Cod Maritime History Symposium Saturday, June 6, 2015 Call for reservations! 508 896 3867 x133
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.
Come learn the ins-and-outs of what it takes to search out and photographically capture animals in the wild. Saturday, May 2nd at 11AM. Free w/Museum admission!
WE ARE OPEN 11am - 3pm Wednesday - Sunday
Spring is on its way! Our successful garden series returns! Deer Ticks: One Bite can Change your Life" Sunday, May 3rd 1pm Free w/Museum admission!
Join our bird nerd, Gretchen Towers Moran, walk the trails and discover the wonderful world of Cape Cod birding. Next opportunity, May 5th at 9:30am.
The Osprey has arrived! There are eggs.
Paleo-ecology is............ Find out Wednesday,May 6th 1pm Free w/Museum Admission
Birdwatching for Beginners with Gretchen Moran Towers. Next opportunity is May 14th at 10am.
Visit our Naturescape gallery, featuring local New England artists, whose work reflects the nature of the Northeast. Open during museum hours.
The Therapy Dogs are BACK. Join them at 1pm, Saturday, May 16th! Free w/Museum admission.
Showing compelling, educational and visually stunning nature documentaries that inspire appreciation, curiosity and stewardship of our natural world and its inhabitants. Next showing: Animal Odd Couples May 17th at 1pm
A monthly lecture series featuring local Archaeology and History. Next program: Wednesday, May 6th at 1pm. Free w/Admission.
The next meeting of THE GILLS CLUB will be held at the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History Saturday, May 23rd, 2015 at 10am. Call for reservations! 508 896 3867 x 133
The Museum is closed for the Monday Holiday, 5/25/15.
Experience the Nature and learn to draw with artist Eve Aspinwall. Starts May 27th
Come shop! Saturday, June 6th 9am - 2pm
Outstanding Scientists from Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution share their stories.
See what is STEAM'n at CCMNH!
Read more for the Science on the Street, Honeybee Quiz answers!
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
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.
Please remember ...NO Dogs allowed on the Trails, May 1 - September 30 and NO DOGS allowed year round on Museum property.