Broad Meadow Brook Conservation Center & Wildlife Sanctuary

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. The center also serves as the visitor site for the National Park Service’s Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor. Read more >

Hours: Tuesday–Saturday, 9 am–4 pm; Sunday, 12:30 pm–4 pm
Trails: Daily, dawn to dusk

Sanctuary News & Events

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Wheelabrator Millbury sponsors free sanctuary admission for Millbury residents four times a year. Join us once each season and explore all that Broad Meadow Brook has to offer—for free! Next event is January 13, 2018.

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Upcoming Programs

October 20, 2017 7:00am - 9:00am
Enjoy a leisurely birding experience and help document the sanctuary birds over the season. This walk...
October 20, 2017 6:30pm - 8:30pm
At sundown, Broad Meadow Brook transforms into a magical, slightly haunted forest. Meet our resident...
October 21, 2017 10:00am - 11:00am
If you are between the ages of 3 and 5, bring your favorite adult for a thematic hour of a story, an...
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Birthday Parties

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Looking for a place to have an exciting and memorable birthday? We offer birthday parties with fun outdoor activities led by a naturalist. Learn More