Blue Hills Trailside Museum
Operated in partnership with the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, the Blue Hills Trailside Museum is the interpretive center for the state-owned Blue Hills Reservation and features a natural history museum and outdoor wildlife exhibits. The animals on display, including snowy owls and a river otter, have been rescued and would not survive in the wild. Read More
Hours: Thursday-Sunday & Monday holidays 10:00 am-4:30 pm
Outdoor Exhibits, Daily, 8:30 am–4:30 pm
Sanctuary News & Events
On Thursday, December 7, Governor Charlie Baker gutted funding for Blue Hills Trailside Museum as part of emergency 9C budget cuts. We need your help!
In celebration of 100 years of Mass Audubon wildlife sanctuaries, 13 artists have shared a scenic view or intriguing close-up of the habitats or wildlife found within these special places. Exhibit runs until January 8, 2017.