Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary is a place for everyone, protecting the habitats, wildlife, and spectacular views for which Martha’s Vineyard is renowned. Four miles of trails through woodlands, meadows, ponds, salt marsh, and along shorelines allow for exploration, discovery, and quiet contemplation. Read More

Sanctuary News & Events

Barn owl © Tim Johnson
Barn owl © Tim Johnson

A historic winter on Martha’s Vineyard and a difficult one for Barn Owls.

Kids playing in a field on Martha's Vineyard

Join us during your school vacation week to explore different island properties, learn about wildlife, grow food, make crafts, sing songs, listen to stories and much more!

Osprey in flight © Tim Johnson
Osprey © Tim Johnson

Ospreys are a signature species for Martha’s Vineyard. They represent renewal, triumph over hardship, and demonstrate that it is possible to bring a bird back from a dangerous decline. These iconic birds are easy to see, breed on the Vineyard, and are a beloved symbol of the island.

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Upcoming Programs

March 7, 2015 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Hoo's out there? Owls silently fly through our island woods and fields. Join us at Felix Neck for a full...
March 28, 2015 8:00pm - 9:30pm
Enjoy the dark and participate in International Earth Hour, organized by the World Wildlife Fund. Together...
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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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