WELCOME TO THE COAST GUARD HERITAGE MUSEUM
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.
We are open from May through October. Our hours are Tuesday to Saturday from 10 AM to 3 PM. In addition to USCG history, our location also includes the Oldest Wooden Jail in America and the Village Blacksmith Shop.
WE NEED VOLUNTEERS!!
WE NOW OFFER MEMBERSHIP IN THE MUSEUM. PLEASE CLICK ON THE MEMBERSHIP BUTTON FOR MORE INFORMATION
There are always things we need at the museum. If you can provide anything, please let us know!
large screen flat tv
large capacity dehumidifier
ALL DONATIONS ARE TAX-DEDUCTIBLE.
THE OLDEST JAIL IN AMERICA
THE VILLAGE BLACKSMITH SHOP
The Lightships are a big part of the CGHM. We have a large collection of artifacts honoring the history of Lightships and their crews. The CGHM is proud to honor the lightships and their crews.