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

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Upcoming Programs

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...
August 23, 2016 6:30pm - 8:00pm
August is a great time to visit the Habitat ponds. Join Erika and Sarah as we explore the ponds to see...
September 20, 2016 10:00am - 11:00am
Bring your little explorer out to experience the wonders of fall. We will look for colors and play in...
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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