23rd Annual Cape Cod Maritime History Symposium

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Date(s) - November 9, 2019
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History


The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History in Brewster is proud to present the 23rd Annual Cape Cod Maritime History Symposium on Saturday, November 9, 2019  9am-3pm

  Schedule of Events:

9:00 am – Registration; coffee, tea & refreshments

 9:45am – Introduction by Symposium founding Director, Theresa M. Barbo

10:00 am – The Gems of Vineyard Sound:  Elizabeth Islands, 1641 & Beyond

with Ian Ives, Executive Director of Massachusetts Audubon’s Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary.

11:00 am The Nautical Yuletide: 90 Years of New England’s Flying Santa Program to Support Coast Guard Families with Tom Guthlein Chief Warrant Officer, USCG (Ret.).

12:00 pmLuncheon and explore Museum exhibits, gardens & trails

 1:00 pm Around the World with Barnstable’s Mad Jack Percival: The U.S.S. Constitution Circles the Globe, 1844-1846 with Robert J. Allison, Professor of History, Suffolk University. 

2:00 pmA Very Fine Place If the Harbor Were Good: Samuel de Champlain’s 1605 Exploration of Cape Cod with Bill Burke, Cultural Resources Program Manager, Cape Cod National Seashore.

Admission is $25 includes morning refreshments, 4 lectures, lunch and Museum Admission.

Pre-registration is suggested to secure lunch. Tickets available online : www.ccmnh.org 

$30 at the Door day of program

For more information please call: 508-896-3867, ext. 133.

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Hyannis, MA 02601
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