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 seven 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 events. Read more >
HOURS: Mon-Fri, 8:30 am-4:30 pm; Sat-Sun, 10:00 am-4:00 pm
TRAILS: Daily, dawn to dusk
Sanctuary News & Events
Join us from 6-8 pm on Thursday, August 3, for a free reception celebrating the two artists whose work is on display in the Habitat Gallery throughout the month of August.
Habitat is proud to offer free admission to active-duty U.S. military personnel and their families from Memorial Day to Labor Day through the Blue Star Museums program.
2017-18 Preschool Sessions
We are now accepting applications for our weekly preschool sessions. Deadline is March 23, 2017.
2017-2018 Home School
In early August we will begin accepting applications for the upcoming school year. Watch this space for the announcement. Registration will be on a first come, first enrolled basis.