Wachusett Meadow Wildlife Sanctuary

Wachusett Meadow is a former farmstead that offers spectacular scenery and supports abundant wildlife throughout woodlands, wetlands, and meadows. Historic buildings and barns are still in use for educational programming and resident sheep graze pastures. Trails traverse many landscape features including Brown Hill Summit, Glacial Boulder, and beaver ponds. Read More

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Upcoming Programs

August 9, 2014 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Hiking by moonlight connects you to the landscape in an entirely different way than day hikes. Here is...
August 17, 2014 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Moosehorn Pond offers 62 scenic acres of easy paddling and abundant opportunities to enjoy the wildlife...
August 30, 2014 1:00pm - 3:00pm
The annual migration of eastern monarch butterflies to central Mexico, and back, is one of the most remarkable...
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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

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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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