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

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...
September 20, 2015 10:00am - 2:00pm
Learn the many wonders of an amazing plant. Engage in an in-depth, hands-on study of cattails, from rhizome...
September 20, 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

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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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