Oak Knoll Wildlife Sanctuary

Looking out over Lake Talaquega, it’s hard to imagine that this serene setting was once a buzzing entertainment destination, complete with a casino and hotel. Now Oak Knoll, just minutes from downtown Attleboro, offers a natural respite with wooded trails and boardwalk winding through a red maple swamp, upland forest, and freshwater marsh, and around the lake’s perimeter. Read more >

HOURS: Tue-Sat, 9:30 am-4:30 pm; Sun, 10:00 am-4:00 pm; closed Mon
TRAILS: Open daily, dawn to dusk

Sanctuary News & Events

2018-2021 Certified Service Enterprise seal

We can't even begin to articulate the importance of our Oak Knoll volunteers. That's why we're proud to announce that we were recently designated as a Certified Service Enterprise by the Points of Light Institute!

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Upcoming Programs

August 23, 2018 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Everybody poops. But, what an animal leaves behind can tell scientists a lot of valuable information....
August 24, 2018 7:30pm - 9:00pm
For those 18 and over come join our naturalist as you enjoy a nice leisurely stroll on our trails. We...
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School Programs

Bring your students to Oak Knoll Wildlife Sanctuary this fall! We offer a multitude of educational and fun nature-based programs for students. Learn More >

Birthday Parties


Looking for a place to have an exciting and memorable birthday? We offer birthday parties with fun outdoor activities led by a naturalist. Learn More >