Thornton W. Burgess Society

Green Briar Nature Center & Jam Kitchen

2021 Annual Appeal

2021 Annual Appeal

During this season of giving, please support our efforts to enhance both our current and new programs.

Our Mission

To inspire reverence for wildlife and concern for the natural environment as taught in the writings of conservationist and naturalist Thornton W. Burgess.

Green Meadow Forest

Green Meadow Forest

Visit the storybook world of Peter Rabbit and his friends. Open Saturdays this winter. 'Read More' for opportunities and tickets.

Mercantile is Open & Online!

Mercantile is Open & Online!

We are online for products available to ship or for local pickup. SHOP IN PERSON, Tuesday - Saturday, 10am - 3pm

Private Party Jam Class

Private Party Jam Class

Make your own batch of something special with your own group! Call to schedule an opportunity 508.888.6870.

Membership

Membership

Become a member or renew you membership today!

Stores & Doors Decorating Contest

Stores & Doors Decorating Contest

Thank you to everyone who voted for us! We won! Special thanks to Janice, Denise and all the helpers!

Shirley Cross Wildflower Garden

Shirley Cross Wildflower Garden

Interested in caring for our precious Wildflower garden? We are looking for volunteers, including tour guides. Read more for all the information!

Support Our Sponsors

Cape Cod Life Magazine Massachusetts Cultural Council Arts Foundation of Cape Cod The Museum Trail First Citizens Federal Credit Union Cape Cod 5 Kiwanis Sunderland Printing Oyster Harbors Marine Cape Classical 107.5
The Birthplace of Thornton W. Burgess

The Birthplace of Thornton W. Burgess

Visit the home of pioneer environmentalist, Thornton Burgess

Old Mother West Wind, Laughing Brook, and the Stories that Inspired Generations

Old Mother West Wind, Laughing Brook, and the Stories that Inspired Generations

Northern Woodlands article from the Autumn 2021 edition.

'A bright and exciting future'

'A bright and exciting future'

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History to Acquire Thornton w. Burgess/Green Briar Nature Center in Sandwich

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History

The mission of the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History is to inspire appreciation, understanding and stewardship of our natural environment and wildlife through discovery and learning.

Volunteer

Volunteer

Looking for Volunteers!!