Museum of Natural History Announces February Vacation Programming

February 15th to February 23rd - "February Favorites"

BREWSTER, MA  The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History in Brewster presents Fabulous February Favorites during February School Vacation, February 15 ~ February 23, 2020. Museum hours are 11am-3pm.
 Saturday, February 15 ~ 1pm ~ The Museum reopens for the 2020 season with The East Coast Therapy Dogs! February’s theme is Valentine’s Day Fun! Free with Museum Admission
 Sunday, February 16 ~ 1pm ~ Amazing Animal Ambassadors!  

Members $10 / Non-Members $12 Tickets available online at
Seeing wild animals up close can be a child’s treasured memory and spark a lifelong love of animals. Join Bethany Jakubson and some of her favorite animals from the natural world.
Monday, February 17 ~ 1pm ~ Mad Science presents “Don’t Try This at Home”!

Members $10 / Non-Members $12 Tickets available online at

Spark your child’s imaginative learning through fostering a love of science, technology, engineering and math aimed at building the confidence they need to excel in these fields!


Tuesday, February 18 ~ 1pm ~ Garbology! Free with Museum Admission

Dive deep into the world of ocean plastics in this garbology workshop which examines our culture by studying the types and amount of trash we produce. Learn ways to reduce your plastic footprint with easy zero-waste swaps. Following the program there will be a “Beach Garbage” art project inspired by Naturescape Gallery artist Suzanna Nickerson!


Tues., Wed., Thurs. ~ Cardboard & Tape Gallery ~ 11am-2:30pm ~ This is a Drop-in event. Free with Museum Admission

Wednesday, February 19 ~ 10:45am-2:15pm ~ The Inflatable Humpback Whale Free with Museum Admission
Walk inside our 44 foot Humpback Whale and learn all about the magnificent whale’s behavior from the inside out. Appropriate for ages 5 and up. Reservations required 508-896-3867, ext. 133.  Please arrive 15 minutes before your reservation.

 Thursday, February 20 ~11:30am ~ Kids’ Bird Walk & Talk with Alice Wynn ~ $5 Mem/$7 Non-Mem

Join Alice on this special February School Vacation Bird Walk & Talk for KIDS! Appropriate for ages 5 and up.


Friday, February 21 ~ 11am-2:30pm The Inflatable Walk-Through Gray Whale Free with Museum Admission

Meet the Gray Whale and find out why it is extinct in the Atlantic and alive and well in the Pacific.


Sunday, February 23 ~ 11:30am ~ Nature Screen presents: Animal Odd Couples Free with Museum Admission

A lion and a coyote, a tortoise and a goose, a goat and a horse, a dog and a deer. Cross-species relationships are now being documented in increasing numbers in zoos and sanctuaries around the world. What was once conventional wisdom is now being reconsidered….that humans are the only animals capable of emotions and friendships. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on