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

Oak Knoll Wildlife Sanctuary

Special Event October 15, 2016
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Join us for our annual Spooktacular celebration as Attleboro Springs Wildlife Sanctuary comes alive at night with this fun, non-scary,Halloween event. This event runs from 5PM to 8PM with tours leaving every 15 minutes.

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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.

Attleboro resident and Oak Knoll summer camper Jacob Morales a finds a bug during Oak Knoll’s first summer camp.
Attleboro resident and Oak Knoll summer camper Jacob Morales a finds a bug during Oak Knoll’s first summer camp.

Oak Knoll hosted its first summer campers thanks to additional education space made possible by you.

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Upcoming Programs

October 1, 2016 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us on our monthly hike of the sanctuary. Get outside and get some exercise! These guided hikes...
October 6, 2016 7:00am - 8:30am
Join Jack Lash, former chief ecologist for DCR in Mass, for a guided bird hike through Oak Knoll Wildlife...
October 13, 2016 7:00am - 8:30am
Join Jack Lash, former chief ecologist for DCR in Mass, for a guided bird hike through Oak Knoll Wildlife...
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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

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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