Featured Science Museums/Exhibits

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History

The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History has two floors of exhibits on the flora and fauna of Cape Cod, including exhibits on whales, indigenous birds, coastal change and several aquaria. 869 Route 6A, Brewster, MA 02631. Tel: 508-896-3867. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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Beneski Museum of Natural History

See the museum’s collection of dinosaur footprints, mineral specimens from all over the world, and more. 220 South Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01002. Hampshire County. Tel: 413-542-2000. Cost: Free.

Maria Mitchell Natural Science Museum

Groups will learn about the plants, animals, and birds of Nantucket through exhibits, hands-on activities, and more. 9-13 Milk St, Nantucket, MA 02554. Nantucket County. Tel: 508-228-0898. Cost: Fee.

Massachusetts Air and Space Museum Inc.

P.O. Box 383, Bedford, MA 01730. 781-382-0491. An exhibit of the past and present day life of aviation and the people recognized for their achievements. Features displays of aircraft images and equipment. Fee.

Robert S. Peabody Museum of Archaeology

Visit Phillips Academy’s archaeology museum for a tour of the collections, which feature ancient artifacts and material from the Southwest, Northeast, Midwest, Mexico, Southeast and the Arctic. 180 Main Street, Andover, MA 01810. Essex County. Tel: 978-749-4490. Cost: Fee.