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Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary

#4 of 21 things to do in Natick Features Animals
280 Eliot St, Natick, MA 01760-5513
+1 508-655-2296
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Butterflies and damselflies

Had a wonderful talk on butterflies and damselflies and other pollinators under the outdoor... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2017
Natick, Massachusetts
via mobile
A walk in Autumn

It was a typical nippy afternoon in New England. The leaves were wonderful shades of red and orange... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Wayland, Massachusetts
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280 Eliot St, Natick, MA 01760-5513
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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful talk on butterflies and damselflies and other pollinators under the outdoor pavilion at Broadmoor wildlife sanctuary. The talk was followed by a slow stroll through the meadows to see what we learned thriving in real life!

Thank Looperkid1
Reviewed 23 May 2017

It was a typical nippy afternoon in New England. The leaves were wonderful shades of red and orange and yellow. The water is always tranquil as it makes all things quiet down. We liked walking the trails and sharing nice talk. I love hearing the...More

Thank Fastbret
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We had a wonderful time at Broadmoor. We hiked several different trails (they all intersect), for a total time of about 2 hours. We saw many different birds including cardinals, blue jays, and a bird of prey. Turtles were also quite abundant. The waterfalls and...More

1  Thank Allie N
Reviewed 4 March 2017

This was my first time hiking in the Broadmore Sanctuary. I am an avid hiker and I would rate this hike as one of the best in southern New England. The terrain varies from wooded areas to meadows with numerous ponds and vernal pools. The...More

1  Thank Jerry F
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Its easy to get to and park, gook all year round Nice trails , wonderful and never too crowded. would recommend for singles, couples, families

Thank sophill
Reviewed 14 October 2016

What a lovely place to walk round and take in the scenery at your own pace! The visitors centre were very helpful telling us of the history of the place and about the various trails. We set off with our map, which is essential, as...More

2  Thank Sue S
Reviewed 7 October 2016

I went there twice. It's a quite and clean place. Good for family. There are several trails. I just tried the easiest one.

Thank chenlin21
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We come here quite a bit and the walk is easy enough for my elderly parents who have some trouble walking. They bring their walking sticks and its no problem. The kids love the sun bathing turtles. We have come in winter too and its...More

Thank Charmagne88
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Beautiful, lots to do and see, good parking off route 135, interesting people work here and greet you in the pleasant reception building...less than 4 miles from Wellesley center.

Thank tamingofthestew
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Broadmoor has something for everyone and it's big enough that visitors can really stretch their legs. We have visited several times and would like to go even more often.

Thank Susan L
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Lorna B
20 September 2016|
Response from tamingofthestew | Reviewed this property |
Broadmoor is on Route 16, , About 4 or 5 miles from Wellesley, is on the left if going out of Wellesley. A beautiful drive, some on the Charles River...Route 16 is a state road so good in winter for ice and snow... You... More
24 August 2015|
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Response from Lucy S | Reviewed this property |
Hi ! No dogs, as much as they ( the dogs ) would love it! There is a $5.00 charge for adults, $4.00 for children, or just join Mass. Audubon , as Broadmoor is part of that, and get into any of the Audubon locations. So many... More