Two kids running in the snow. We all need nature—and nature needs you. Together, we can protect the wildlife and wild lands of Massachusetts for generations to come. Make a tax-deductible donation today.
Two kids running in the snow. We all need nature—and nature needs you. Together, we can protect the wildlife and wild lands of Massachusetts for generations to come. Make a tax-deductible donation today.
View of the Boston Nature Center building

Boston

Just outside of downtown Boston, our community-based urban sanctuary offers trails, a community garden, beehives, and more. 

Nature Center & Trails

Boston Nature Center, Mattapan

An urban sanctuary with trails and boardwalks that traverse meadows and wetlands; home to over 150 species of birds, 40 species of butterflies, and more than 350 species of plants. Explore Boston Nature Center