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 • February 1-29

Protest marchers © Joshua Touster
© Joshua Touster

The Revolution Will Be Photographed by Joshua Touster. Free reception February 9! 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 >

Sanctuary News & Events

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Upcoming Programs

February 25, 2020 (Tuesday) 10:00am - 11:00am
Everything is new for two year olds - the melting snow is magical; squirrels are exciting; birdsong is amazing. Bring your lit... Learn More >
February 27, 2020 (Thursday) 10:15am - 11:45am
Ignite and kindle your skills as we construct and respectfully engage this dynamic element of nature. Topics will include meth... Learn More >
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