Habitat Education Center & Wildlife Sanctuary

Field in winter at Habitat Education Center

Gentle trails wind through deciduous and evergreen forests, across meadows, and around ponds and vernal pools at Habitat, located just seven miles from downtown Boston. A long-standing center for environmental education, Habitat offers year-round programs for all ages. The Georgian-style mansion and beautiful formal gardens can be rented for weddings and other events

Location10 Juniper Road, Belmont, MA 02478
Phone: 617-489-5050
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30 am-4:30 pm; Saturday-Sunday, 10:00 am-4:00 pm; Trails open daily, dawn to dusk

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Art Gallery

In the Gallery • December 2-30

Annual exhibition of works by our members and Habitat staff. Free reception December 8! Details >

Support Our Goats

Support Our Goats!

Help ensure the Nigerian Dwarf Goats in our herd enjoy healthy, happy lives at Habitat. Learn how >

Birthday Parties

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Birthday Parties

Looking for a place to have an exciting and memorable birthday? We offer packages with fun outdoor activities led by a naturalist! More info >

Upcoming Programs

December 11, 2019 (Wednesday) 10:00am - 11:30am
Pines, Firs, Hemlocks, and more - there's lot's to discover from these trees that offer year-round beauty. We'll take a tree w... Learn More >
December 14, 2019 (Saturday) 8:00am - 9:30am
Birders and non-birders of all ages and skill levels are invited for bird walks at Habitat. We will look for signs of migratin... Learn More >
December 17, 2019 (Tuesday) 9:30am - 11:30am
Come join us for our regular volunteer workdays at Mass Audubon's Habitat Education Center and Wildlife Sanctuary! We will be... Learn More >
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