Bring your family to one of our
Fall Festivals and enjoy the season.
Stay With Us
Spend the night at one
of our two B&Bs
Back by popular demand!
Runs Sept. 13 - 29.
Updated show times!
Make the most
of the coast!
Get out, explore, and
learn about our bold
vision for the future.
Celebrating and protecting the
distinctive charms of Massachusetts.
For everyone, forever.
Inside Out of the Old Manse
Explore the inside of the Old Manse, including Emerson’s study, before slipping out the backdoor, just like Hawthorne did, to enjoy the land
The Old Manse
Concord | Metro West
Guest of the Cranes
Our hourly tour is a time journey that takes you back to the Crane family’s first summer in their recently completed Ipswich home.
Castle Hill on the Crane Estate
Ipswich | Northeast
Barnyard Story Hour at Weir River Farm
Barnyard stories really come to life when you get to meet the main characters up close and personal!
Weir River Farm
Hingham | South of Boston
Sold out: Candlelight Yoga
Come quiet your mind, relax your body, and allow your spirit to be filled with peace as you explore meditation, asana and breath work.
Harvard | Metro West
After Work Adventure: Bonfire on the Beach
End your day in style with an after work golden hour hike and a bonfire on the beach!
Castle Hill on the Crane Estate, Crane Beach on the Crane Estate
Ipswich | Northeast
Chinese Street Food
Join chef, Roberta Hing, as she takes you on a culinary adventure as we recreate a few classic Chinese street food favorites.
Dover | Metro West
Eleanor Cabot Bradley Estate
Chappaquiddick Island, MA
Long Point Wildlife Refuge
Martha's Vineyard, MA
Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge
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acres open to the public
miles of trails