Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary

An expansive retreat along Indian Brook and the Charles River, Broadmoor is an ever-changing environment teeming with wildlife: dragonflies darting, turtles basking, otters leaving tracks in the mud or snow, and more than 150 species of birds. Easy-to-moderate well-groomed trails lead you through the shade of mature woodlands into open fields and along the edges of streams, ponds, and marshland. Read more >

Location: 280 Eliot St., Natick, MA 01760
Phone: 508-655-2296
Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 9 am-5 pm; Saturday, Sunday & Monday holidays, 10 am-5 pm; Trails Tuesday-Sunday, dawn to dusk; closed Mondays

Sanctuary News & Events

Kids get up-close with a barred owl at Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary

Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary

Special Event February 8-9, 2019

Come explore the wonders of owls with friends and family! Go on a full moon owl prowl, or join us for an up-close and personal view of some of our local owl species.

Wading near wild Bonobos © Richard Wrangham

Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary

Special Event February 13, 2019

Join Broadmoor at Jack’s Abby Brewery in Framingham for food, locally-brewed beer, and thought-provoking discussions about nature with various experts. Next topic: "Wild Domestication & Bonobo Pacificism"

Mass Audubon Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary campers

Registration is now open for Broadmoor Nature Camp in Natick! We’re looking forward to sunshine, summertime, and days filled with adventure in the great outdoors.

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Upcoming Programs

January 17, 2019 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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School Programs

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Bring your students to our Wildlife Sanctuary and experience our educational and fun nature-based programs. Learn More

Programs for Groups

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Leading a Scout group, planning a birthday party, looking for an afterschool or other group program? We can help! Learn More