The 1730 Conant House is open Monday-Friday, 10 am to 3 pm and Saturday, 10 to 1, for self-guided tours to see our exhibit, “Falmouth: Changing with the Times”. The Hallett Barn Visitors Center features “We Who Adventure Far” about whaling in Falmouth. Our Cultural Center rotates exhibits throughout the year, including celebrating the 50th anniversary of the College Light Opera Company. Additionally, the Museums on the Green offers a full range of adult and family programs, including our 2018 Lecture Series. Costs to most lectures are $ 5 for members and $ 8 for non-members, and are held at our Cultural Center, 35 Katharine Lee Bates Road, Falmouth. We also offer historical trolley rides on Wednesdays during the fall (reservations required), and in the Spring and Summer, walking tours of Falmouth on Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 10 am (weather permitting).
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Stormy Mayo, “North Atlantic Right Whales: On the Path to Extinction”
March 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm$5.00
Dr. Charles “Stormy” Mayo senior scientist and director of the Right Whale Ecology Program at the Center for Coastal Studies will discuss the status of the species and its recent decline, the impending seasonal arrival of the right whales, and the critical role that the waters off Cape Cod and the islands play in the species now-uncertain future. This talk will be extensively illustrated with slides and video taken during research conducted by aerial and vessel teams.
The Center for Coastal Studies, is a not for profit organization founded over forty years ago in Provincetown, whose mission is to help save the world’s oceans thru research of marine ecosystems, rescue of marine life, clean-up and monitoring of pollution, education and policy. Dr. Mayo is a co-founder of the Center.