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
Are you missing summer, with its lazy days of exploring tide pools and discovering their delightful inhabitants? Our popular summer program, Meet Beach Creatures, is presenting five autumn encores on selected weekends in October.
We are looking for knitters who would be willing to knit in support of the Joppa Flats bird banding station. We had a very successful first year, raising more than $1,000 from the sale of handwarmers in the 2015-2016 season.
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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Membership benefits include free admission to all of our wildlife sanctuaries across the state, plus discounts on programs and shop purchases.