Green Meadow Forest
MOST SATURDAYS IN DECEMBER Visit the storybook world of Peter Cottontail & friends that internationally known children’s author Thornton W. Burgess created.
Visit the Mercantile for gifts, Burgess titles, linens, and our jams & jellies. Tuesdays-Saturdays and Sundays by chance.
Reserve the Green Meadow Forest & Live Menagerie for an hour of stories, crafts, games and animal visit with Mrs. Farmer Brown.
Browse a portion of our extensive collection online! More is being added regularly as we build out our database to include every object in the collection so check back often.
An author remembers...
Nature's Ambassador was released 10 years ago. Here is Christie Palmer Lowrance's memory of the launch as we work on remembering the 150th anniversary of Burgess's birth in 2024.
We're Getting a New Lid!
Mullin Roofing & Siding Inc has started construction on our new roof! The Mercantile and Green Meadow Forest will be open during construction if they can be safely accessed.
Visit Our Partner Property
Cape Cod Museum of Natural History Cape Cod's Nature Place