Oak Knoll Wildlife Sanctuary

Looking out over Lake Talaquega, it’s hard to imagine that this serene setting was once a buzzing entertainment destination, complete with a casino and hotel. Now Oak Knoll, just minutes from downtown Attleboro, offers a natural respite with wooded trails and boardwalk winding through a red maple swamp, upland forest, and freshwater marsh, and around the lake’s perimeter. Read More

HOURS: Tues-Sat, 9 am-4 pm; Closed Sun & Mon
TRAILS: Open daily, dawn to dusk

Sanctuary News & Events

Boys walking on snowy trail

Join the adventure and explore Oak Knoll in winter with our school vacation week programs for children ages 5-12. Each day we’ll learn something new about winter wildlife. 


Come explore Oak Knoll after dark! Join us for this fun evening to learn about owls and their habitats.

Girl with fairy house at Oak Knoll Wildlife Sanctuary

Oak Knoll and Attleboro Springs' first Annual Report is intended to give you a glimpse into what we do, hopefully inspiring you to get involved, attend an event, become a member, volunteer, or donate.

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Upcoming Programs

January 21, 2017 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Come explore Oak Knoll after dark! Join us for this fun evening to learn about owls and their habitats....
January 22, 2017 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us on our monthly hike exploring Attleboro Spring’s accessible Reflection Trail behind LaSalette...
January 29, 2017 10:30am - 12:00pm
Roots & Shoots started as a small youth-led community action program founded by Dr. Jane Goodall...
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School Programs

Bring your students to Oak Knoll Wildlife Sanctuary this fall! We offer a multitude of educational and fun nature-based programs for students. Learn More

Birthday Parties


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