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 >
Hours: Tuesday-Sunday & Monday holidays, 8:30 am-4:00 pm
Sanctuary News & Events
Joppa Flats will be full of activity over February school vacation, offering families and youth a variety of engaging educational programs focused on science and nature from February 18–23.
The results are in for the Superbowl of Birding XIV, which was held on Saturday, January 28, 2017!
Looking for a way to get your kids outdoors this summer? Check out Joppa Flats Summer Camp!
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
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