Directions to Habitat Education Center
10 Juniper Road
Belmont, MA 02478
Hours of OperationNature Center & Gallery:
Tue–Sun, 9 am-4 pm
Closed Mondays (except holidays)
Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day
Open daily, dawn to dusk
Online maps and GPS units may not give accurate directions. Please use our directions below.
→ Juniper Road is a narrow residential street—please drive slowly and cautiously. Parking is allowed only in the sanctuary lot, not on surrounding streets.
From the west: Take Rt. 2 (eastbound) to exit 133, Park Avenue. At the first traffic light (Park Ave.) turn right. Proceed a short distance to a small traffic circle. Take the second right onto Prospect Street (The Belmont Hill School will be on your right). Take the next right onto Tyler Rd. Take the next right onto Juniper Rd. The sanctuary entrance is 0.2 miles ahead on the right.
From the east: Take Rt. 2 westbound, to exit 134 (Rt. 60/Belmont Ctr.) At end of ramp turn left onto Rt. 60 west/Pleasant Street. Follow Pleasant Street for 0.6 miles and take a right at the third traffic light onto Clifton Street. Take the first left onto Fletcher Rd. Bear left at the fork and take the next left onto Juniper Rd. The sanctuary entrance is 0.2 miles ahead on the right.
By public transportation: Habitat is a one-mile walk from Belmont Center, which is accessible by the MBTA Commuter Rail or MBTA Bus #74/75 from Harvard Square, Cambridge.