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

Upcoming Programs

July 7, 2016 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Goats have particular characteristics that make them idealcompanions for working on the landscape. Learn...
July 12, 2016 7:30pm - 9:00pm
The night sky is alive with the beating of bat and mothwings… Using a few tricks we’ll get...
August 3, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Before heading out on a bug treasure hunt to sweep-net in Habitat's meadow to see what wonderful creatures...
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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