Joppa Flats Education Center
Overlooking the Merrimack River and near the entrance to Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, the Joppa Flats Education Center offers unique educational opportunities for people of all ages. Here, you can explore the region’s wildlife-rich habitats (salt marshes, mudflats, rivers, bays, and coastal waters) through guided tours, marine touch tanks, art exhibits, drop-in programs, and interpretive displays. Read More
Sanctuary News & Events
Join Bill Gette, Dave Larson, Lisa Hutchings, and Kirsten Lindquist at the Firehouse Center for the Arts on Wednesday, December 2, at 7 pm for a narrated PowerPoint presentation, Wild Newburyport Revealed: A Year of Seasonal Secrets, and discover the secrets of wild Newburyport.
Please join us for a grand celebration of these special winter residents! Joppa Flats Education Center and the Parker River National Wildlife Refuge will present our annual Merrimack River Eagle Festival on Saturday, February 27, 2016.
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
Join Mass Audubon
Membership benefits include free admission to all of our wildlife sanctuaries across the state, plus discounts on programs and shop purchases.