Explore with Kids at Boston Nature Center

Ready for some outdoor adventure? We’ve got all kinds of fun programs and activities for you and your friends and family!

Nature Play Area at the Boston Nature Center

The 14,000-square-foot Nature Nook has something for everyone: gardening, building, climbing, and a shaded gathering area with benches for relaxing. Learn More

BNC winter scenery

This is one of 12 Mass Audubon Quests, designed to help you discover the special stories of our wildlife sanctuaries. The length of the quest is just under a mile and takes approximately 45 minutes. Learn More

Print out the cards and see if you can be the first to find all the items in a row, column, or corner to corner! We have Bingo cards with seasonal and topic-specific nature themes. Start playing >

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 >

Birthday party in meadow

Looking for a unique birthday experience for your child? Boston Nature Center birthday parties are a great way for children to experience a personalized nature program in a beautiful wildlife sanctuary. Learn more >