Coast Guard Heritage Museum, Barnstable

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We are normally open from May through October, but being that these are NOT normal times, we will be delaying opening until at least July 3rd. The Coast Guard Heritage Museum is located in Barnstable Village on Cape Cod, MA.

The Museum is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of the history of the United States Coast Guard and its predecessor organizations.

Our hours are Tuesday to Saturday from 10 AM to 3 PM.

Admission is $5. Children under 10 are free. active duty USCG Members are free. Memberships to the Museum are also available. We accept M/C, VISA, AMERICAN EXPRESS & DISCOVER cards.
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  • This is an amazing museum about the US Coast Guard and history of Life Saving Stations in Cape Cod. I was amazed ! This museum is not run by the Coast Guard, but is run by volunteers who support...  more »
  • My husband wanted to visit this museum so I went along. Did not expect to realty enjoy the history and all the wonderful exhibits. The man at the desk knew a great deal about the museum. The video...  more »
  • I took my grandsons they loved it the men were so awesome showing us around we all learned so much from them. Great place to go with the kids or kid free I enjoyed it just as much as them
  • Fantastic stop! Knowledgeable retired Coast Guard personnel with terrific people skills. Self guided tour with handheld remote.

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