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Green Briar Nature Center and Jam Kitchen

10 locals recommend ·

Tips from locals

Jan
Jan
February 10, 2019
check website for activities
Sarah
Sarah
March 16, 2018
Named for Thornton Burgess, author of classic children's books such as Peter Rabbit, this nature center is great for the whole family. Tour the gardens, go on a short hike, view a real bee hive behind glass, visit the children's building for crafts, story time, and many rescued live animals on…
Andrea
Andrea
September 12, 2017
Check out their website for times/tours! Make homemade jams and food- it's a great time!
Todd & Steve
Todd & Steve
May 9, 2017
Nature education, walking trails, gift shop, jam kitchen, animals to meet, and gardens and pond and woods to explore. A childhood essential.
Kevin
Kevin
June 29, 2016
Great stop with the kids! Visit their mini-petting zoo and take a stroll around the grounds!

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Location
6 Discovery Hill Road
Sandwich, Massachusetts 02537
Phone+1 508-888-6870