Broad Meadow Brook Conservation Center & Wildlife Sanctuary

Sprague Crossing at Broad Meadow Brook 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 a visitor information site for the Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor. 

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

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Free Admission for Military Families

Free for Military Families

Family hiking uphill wooded trail

Families of active-duty military personnel get free admission through Labor Day. More details >

Summer Camp

Summer Camp Registration is Open! 

Campers exploring Wilson Meadow at Broad Meadow Book

Our day camp offers a variety of programs for children ages 4.5–16. Learn More >

Sanctuary News & Events

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Upcoming Programs

June 22, 2019 (Saturday) 10:00am - 12:00pm
Celebrate pollinator week at Mass Audubon's Broad Meadow Brook. Drop in between 10-12 for pollinator scavenger hunts, games an... Learn More >
June 26, 2019 (Wednesday) 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Stop by Elm Park for activities, crafts, stories, and nature walks. Take a break from the playground to learn about Worcester'... Learn More >
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