Broad Meadow Brook Conservation Center & Wildlife Sanctuary

Pair of Wood Ducks on the pond in late winter at Broad Meadow Brook Wildlife Sanctuary © Asli Eretkin
Wood Ducks © Asli Ertekin

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

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

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Explore 5 miles of well-marked trails passing through woods, fields, streams, and marsh. Details & map > 

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Hummingbird © Eduardo del Solar
© Eduardo del Solar

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