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 was such a great museum. The amount of history and displays in this museum was amazing! There is so much to see and learn about the Coast Guard. For any history buff, this museum is a must...  more »
  • This was such an interesting museum! The audio tour, which is included with the low admission price, provided so much detail, and you could pick and choose what you wanted to learn more about. The...  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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