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Wayland, Massachusetts
Native Plant Trust

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Located in Framingham, MA (3 miles from Wayland)

More than a century ago, when ecology was a new word, our founders organized what is now called Native Plant Trust to stop the destruction of native plants. Today, as native plants face the greatest wave of threats since the last mass extinction, we are still a national leader in native plant conservation, horticulture, and education.

(This excerpt provided by Native Plant Trust representatives)

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Walden Pond

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Located in Concord, MA (5 miles from Wayland)

Best known through Henry David Thoreau’s Walden, Walden Pond and the surrounding Walden Woods was a favorite destination for walks by local Concord Transcendentalists Thoreau and Ralph Waldo Emerson. Thoreau’s writings inspired respect for nature and even, some consider, the birth of the conservation movement. Today, Walden Pond comprises the heart of the Walden Pond State Reservation and is designated a National Historic Landmark, ensuring that visitors can enjoy the area as Thoreau once did.

(This excerpt provided by Walden Pond representatives)

Hiking Nature
The DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park

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Located in Lincoln, MA (5 miles from Wayland)

DeCordova plays a critical role in preserving today's regional art for future generations. With over 3000 works in its holdings, the Museum features an important Permanent Collection of New England contemporary art.

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Charles River Museum of Industry

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Located in Waltham, MA (6 miles from Wayland)

Power up your imagination! Get your inventiveness in gear! For an industrial strength museum experience, come visit the Charles River Museum of Industry.

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Concord Art Association

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Located in Concord, MA (6 miles from Wayland)

SINCE 1917 the Concord Art Association has been a center for the arts in Concord, Massachusetts.

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Concord Museum

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Located in Concord, MA (6 miles from Wayland)

The Concord Museum is the one place where all of Concord's remarkable past is brought to life...

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Danforth Museum of Art

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Located in Framingham, MA (6 miles from Wayland)

SEE, CREATE and CELEBRATE ART through outstanding exhibitions, educational programming and outreach at the Danforth Museum of Art.

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