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

Sanctuary News & Events

Campers at Wachusett Meadow Wildlife Sanctuary Day Camp

Explore the nature of Wachusett Meadow this summer with our experienced camp staff! Connect with old friends and make new ones.

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Upcoming Programs

August 15, 2015 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Come and discover the fascinating creatures that find homes in the freshwater ponds of Massachusetts....
September 13, 2015 12:30pm - 3:30pm
Join us for an introduction to the natural history of New England birds of prey, followed by a hike up...
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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

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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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