Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary

Spanning Easthampton and Northampton, Arcadia’s diverse terrain (forest, meadows, grasslands, marsh, and wetlands) attracts an extraordinary variety of wildlife. You will also find a thriving population of wildflowers, thanks to its rich, loamy soil, which is characteristic of the Connecticut River floodplain. Read more >

HOURS: Monday–Saturday, 9 am-3 pm; Sundays seasonally variable
TRAILS: Daily, dawn to dusk

Sanctuary News & Events

Norman Studio

We are creating a space for people to connect with nature through art. Learn more about our vision and how you can help to make it happen.

view from tower fall

This has been another great year for our work in the Connecticut River Valley! Check out what we've accomplished in 2016.

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Upcoming Programs

February 24, 2017 9:00am - 3:00pm
Come to Arcadia to explore the natural world during school vacation. Children ages 5 to 12 can sign up...
February 25, 2017 9:00am - 1:00pm
Winter is a great time to observe raptors (birds of prey) flying over the fields in search of prey. Both...
March 4, 2017 9:00am - 11:00am
Do you wonder what Mass Audubon is doing to protect habitat and how local wildlife populations are affected...
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Birthday Parties


Looking for a place to have an exciting and memorable birthday? We offer birthday parties with fun outdoor activities led by a naturalist. Learn More

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Membership benefits include free admission to all of our wildlife sanctuaries across the state, plus discounts on programs and shop purchases.

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