U.S. Coast Guard Museum, Barnstable

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  • You can tour this museum on your own using the audio guide or walk through with one of the nice volunteers. The man who accompanied us was sincere in his appreciation of the Coast Guard and its histor...  more »
  • We came across this by accident while looking for the Old Barnstable Jail of the 1600's. What a pleasant surprise. The museum has so many interesting artifacts as well as historical document and video...  more »
  • Fascinating museum full of interesting information. Friendly and knowledgeable staff. A great stop as we explored the Cape Cod area.  more »
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  • A great place to learn about the history of the USCG.
  • This was such a cool place to visit. Both of my parents were in the Coast Guard so I wanted to go there to see all.of the history items. They had a massive amount of things dated very far back. I would go back again. They also gave tours.
  • Closed for remodeling, reopening in May. Open Tuesday thru Saturday, 1000hrs till 1500hrs. Free for active Coast Guard and family. Membership available. Semper Paratus MKCS USCG Ret
  • Informative staff and interesting pieces of history
  • The museum is interesting. The questionnaire for the kids to look and find is out of order and the answers are not always available in the museum. The Blacksmith garage behind the museum was interesting too.

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