Habitat Education Center & Wildlife Sanctuary

Gentle trails wind through deciduous and evergreen forests, across meadows, and around ponds and vernal pools at Habitat, located just six miles from downtown Boston. A long-standing center for environmental education, Habitat offers year-round programs for all ages. The Georgian-style mansion and beautiful formal gardens can be rented for weddings and other eventsRead More

Sanctuary News & Events

Habitat Development Figure 1

There has been a proposal to build a subdivision on a property next to Habitat Education Center that, if approved, will have an adverse effect on the sanctuary and the wildlife that call it home. Updated September 23.

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Upcoming Programs

October 4, 2016 7:00am - 9:00am
Join us for these casual walks around Habitat and the Western Greenway properties to discover early fall...
October 4, 2016 10:00am - 11:00am
You’d be hard-pressed to go outside on a fall day without seeing squirrels rushing about busily...
October 5, 2016 8:00am - 9:15am
These are FREE walks lead by Habitat teachers on a variety of topics. Sep. 21 Plant Uses, Tales, and...
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