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

Sanctuary News & Events

Looking at a turtle in the grass.

Come join the Oak Knoll team as we explore the science of all things with wings as we play games, create animal themed crafts, explore the trails and meet some of Oak Knoll's resident animals during April school vacation! Join us for one day or all four. 

Corn snake at Oak Knoll Wildlife Sanctuary

Come visit the newest addition to Oak Knoll! We now have a corn snake in residence.

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Upcoming Programs

March 14, 2015 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Come explore Oak Knoll after dark! Join us for this fun evening to learn about owls and their habitats....
March 20, 2015 6:30pm - 8:00pm
After a long, cold, snowy winter everyone is ready for SPRING! Join us on the Vernal Equinox for a sunset...
April 4, 2015 10:30am - 12:00pm
Spring is the time for eggs and egg laying. We'll learn about the birds, frogs, insects and salamanders...
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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