News & Events

Close-up of a Northern Saw-whet Owl

Blue Hills Trailside Museum

Special Event October 13-14, 2018

Join us for a celebration of all things owl! Meet live owls up-close, learn about owl conservation challenges, and discover the role owls play in myths, legends, and art. There will be kid's crafts, food trucks, and fun for all ages.

Blue Hills Trailside Museum

Trail in October © Janet DeLonga
Trail, October © Janet DeLonga

In this exhibit celebrating the DCR's 125th Anniversary, 14 artists present works in a variety of mediums that celebrate the DCR's 125th Anniversary. Join us on October 24 for a free Artists' Reception! On display September 8–November 28. 

Blue Hills Trailside Museum

Annual Yard Sale at Trailside © Kent Harnois
© Kent Harnois

Looking for a few items to spruce up your nest? There’s no telling what you can find at our annual yard sale! Join us this Columbus Day weekend to shop for furniture, housewares, toys, books, and more.

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American Kestrel (Photo: Norman Smith)
American Kestrel (Photo: Norman Smith)

Trailside wants to release art, imagination, and creativity from their usual boundaries for one weekend in autumn. And you're invited to contribute to this collaborative art project by creating your own feather out of found materials! Submissions are due by October 1.