Mass Audubon's Joppa Flats Education Center

1 Plum Island Tpke.
Newburyport, MA 01950- Map It
Phone: (978) 462-9998

AAA Editor Notes

Mass Audubon's Joppa Flats Education Center is 1 mi. e. on Water St. to 1 Plum Island Tpke. Overlooking the Merrimack River, the 50-acre site offers indoor and outdoor observation areas, walking trails, perennial gardens and interpretive displays. The center highlights the various birds—including bald eagles, snowy owls and warblers—that depend on this locale's salt marshes, mudflats, rivers, bays and coastal waters. Picnicking is permitted.
Hours: Tues.-Sun. and Mon. holidays 8:30-4. Closed Easter and Christmas. Allow 2 hours minimum.