Directions to Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary

Contact Information

87 Perkins Row
Topsfield, MA 01983
978-887-9264
Email Us

Hours of Operation

*May-October*
Tues–Fri, 9 am–4 pm
Sat, Sun, & Mon holidays, 9 am–5 pm
Closed Mondays

*November-April*
Tues-Sun & Mon holidays, 9 am-4 pm
Closed Mondays

*Trails*
Tues-Sun, & Mon holidays, dawn to dusk
Closed Mondays

Note:

Online maps and GPS units may not give accurate directions. Please use our directions below.

Driving Directions

From Boston and the south: Take Rt I-95 north to exit 50 and follow Rt 1 north. At the junction of Rt 1 and Rt 97, turn right onto Rt 97 south (toward Beverly and Danvers). Follow Rt 97 south and take the third left onto Perkins Row. Follow Perkins Row for 1 mile, and the sanctuary is on the right. 

From the north: Take Rt I-95 south to exit 53A and follow Rt 97 south. At the junction of Rt 1 and Rt 97 in Topsfield, stay on Rt 97 south and take the third left onto Perkins Row. Follow Perkins Row for 1 mile, and the sanctuary is on the right.

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Latitude/Longitude:

42.631543, -70.920581

  • Parking
  • Universally Accessible Nature Center/Museum
  • Year-round Universally Accessible Restrooms
  • Trail Map
  • Programs & Classes
  • Summer Camp
  • Nature Play Area / Discovery Trail
  • Kid-friendly Activity
  • Wildlife Observation Feature
  • Bird Checklist
  • Specialized Garden
  • Canoe/Kayak
  • Picnic Tables
  • Snacks for Sale
  • Snowshoeing
  • Cross-country Skiing
  • Private Function/Event Space
  • Camping / Cabin Rental
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