Published on September 21, 2020

Take a Family Tour of the Sanctuary

Family walking at Tidmarsh in fall

Available September 23 – November 21

Schedule a personalized, private, and safe guided tour for your family that connects you to the wonders of nature!

Each two-hour program is led by a Mass Audubon naturalist, who will guide your group of up to 10 people on an exploration around the sanctuary.

You'll take part in hands-on investigations of plants and animals and discover how to observe the interactions and life cycles of various habitats.

Preregistration is required. 




$130 per family (up to 5 people)
$10 per additional person*
$150 per family (up to 5 people)
$12 per additional person*

*Maximum 10 people per program

How to Book

To register your group, please email us with your preferred program, date, and time (see below). We'll then follow-up with you to finalize the details.

→ Payment is due in full at time of booking.

Scheduling Options 

  • Days: Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, & Saturdays
  • Times: 2-hour blocks available in morning (ends by noon) or afternoon (begins after 1:00 pm)

Program Choices

Aquatic Exploration

Connect underwater and above-water animals and plants in a web of "eat or be eaten" through this hands-on investigation in the stream.

Field & Forest

Our investigations of the air and land will unlock mysteries of how plants and animals adapt to the fields and forests of our sanctuaries.

More Adventures Await

Private family tours are also available at Mass Audubon's other South East wildlife sanctuaries—North River in Marshfield and Allens Pond in Dartmouth. Explore them all this fall!