Programs, Classes, & Activities at Boston Nature Center

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Boston Nature Center offers a wide variety of programs for people of all ages. Whether you're new to nature or an outdoors aficionado, there's something for everyone.

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BNC preschoolers playing in fall leaves

Pathways to Nature is BNC's nature-based preschool program nestled in the heart of the city that serves a diverse community of students ages 3-6, primarily from surrounding Boston neighborhoods. Learn More >

Explore with Kids

Ready for some outdoor adventure? We’ve got all kinds of fun programs and activities for you and your friends and family! You can do activities like Nature Bingo, print out a discovery booklet, or play at our Nature Play Area. We also have vacation week programs. Learn More

TD Volunteers Planting Trees at the BNC

At Boston Nature Center and Wildlife Sanctuary, we offer a multitude of fun and educational nature-based programs year round for students age 3 to age 18. Learn More

School vacation week groups in snow

Not sure what your kids should do during school vacation week? Boston Nature Center’s school vacation week programs offer invaluable opportunities for children to follow their curiosity about the natural world in a safe and inclusive environment. Learn more >

Jalopy, a JP-based jazz-funk instrumental band
Jalopy, a JP-based jazz-funk instrumental band

The BNC is one of the "greenest" buildings in Boston and a great place to hold your next event! We offer a unique and natural setting for birthday parties, social events, meetings, and public programs. Learn More >