Boston Nature Center & Wildlife Sanctuary

500 Walk Hill St.
Mattapan, MA 02126- Map It
Phone: (617) 983-8500

AAA Editor Notes

Boston Nature Center & Wildlife Sanctuary is at 500 Walk Hill St. The lush 67-acre site traversed by 2 miles of trails is home to more than 150 species of birds and 40 species of butterflies. It also features a nature center with exhibits, community gardens and the Nature Play Area for children. Educational programs and special events are offered throughout the year. Picnicking is permitted.
Hours: Trails daily dawn-dusk. Nature center Mon.-Fri. 9-5, Sat.-Sun. and Mon. holidays 10-4.