Programs for Schools and Children/Young Adult Groups
Blue Hills Trailside Museum is a natural history museum situated at the base of Great Blue Hill in Milton, owned by the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) and managed by Mass Audubon. Trailside Museum features native, non-releasable wildlife and exhibits on the natural history of the Blue Hills and Massachusetts. We offer programs for schools, scout groups, organizations, adults, families, and more. Our programs are offered both at the museum and at your site. We also offer facility rentals for workshops and functions.
A sampling of our program topics:
- Nature Tales
- Birds of Prey
- New England Wildlife
- Five Senses
- Changing Species
Discover the natural world with Blue Hills Trailside Museum. Each program is aligned with the Massachusetts Department of Education frameworks. Our standards-based programs are designed to teach environmental science in a fun, interactive, and educational way. When appropriate, our programs feature native, non-releasable wildlife. Whether the program takes place at your site or ours, we will work with you to develop a curriculum that meets your needs and the frameworks.
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Group Programs for Children
and Young Adults
Whether you’re leading a scout group in search of badges, planning a birthday party, or need space for an overnight program, the Blue Hills Trailside Museum can help.