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

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Join us on Wednesday, July 8, 2015 from 10:00–11:30 am for Nature Comes Inside program, Summer! Life in the Meadow, at the Arsenal Project in Watertown.

Gay Head on Martha's Vineyard

Enjoy the best that Martha's Vineyard has to offer with Mass Audubon sanctuary directors Roger Wrubel, Elissa Landre, and Suzan Bellincampi, as we seek the special hidden places that only the locals know.

goat at Mass Audubon Habitat Education Center

Help ensure our goats enjoy a healthy, happy season at Habitat. Please consider donating to our goats!

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Upcoming Programs

July 29, 2015 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 12, 2015 6:00pm - 7:45pm
It’s that time of the year when mushrooms of all colors, shapes and odors are popping up. Join...
August 19, 2015 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...
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Birthday Parties

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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