North River Wildlife Sanctuary

North River Wildlife Sanctuary, named for the state-designated Scenic River that winds along its northern boundary, serves as the base for South Shore Sanctuaries (which includes Daniel Webster and North Hill Marsh). Its fields, oak forest, and salt marsh attract a wide variety of birds and seals are often visible from the riverside platform. Programs and summer camp take place in and around the historic building. Read More 

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Upcoming Programs

January 23, 2017 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Due to the interest level and waitlists for this program we are adding another session. This popular...
January 24, 2017 8:15am - 12:00pm
A traditional winter birdwatching activity will take us to the open waters both fresh and salt, in search...
January 28, 2017 5:45am - 8:00am
Join the North River Wildlife Sanctuary team as we seek out our resident screech and great horned owls,...
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School Programs

Bring your students to North River Wildlife Sanctuary! We offer a multitude of educational and fun nature-based programs for students. 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.

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