Broad Meadow Brook Conservation Center & Wildlife Sanctuary

Sprague Crossing at Broad Meadow Brook Wildlife Sanctuary
Wood Ducks © Asli Ertekin

Broad Meadow Brook in Worcester is the largest urban wildlife sanctuary in New England, with over 400 acres cooperatively managed or owned by Mass Audubon. Interpretive signs will guide you along well-marked trails through woods, fields, streams, and marsh. 

Location414 Massasoit Road, Worcester, MA 01604
Phone: 508-753-6087
Hours: Tuesday–Saturday, 9 am–4 pm; Sunday, 12:30 pm–4 pm; Closed Mondays
Trails daily, dawn to dusk

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Eastern Chipmunk with an acorn © Justin Miel
Eastern Chipmunk © Justin Miel

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Upcoming Programs

July 11, 2020 (Saturday) 9:00am - 4:00pm
Millbury residents receive free admission to Broad Meadow Brook four times a year, thanks to the generosity of Wheelabrator Mi... Learn More >
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