You’ll Want To Visit This Unique Wolf Sanctuary In Massachusetts

When you think of Ipswich, you might picture beautiful beaches, a charming coastal community and perhaps even the grand estate on Castle Hill. However, one of Massachusetts’ most unique attractions is hiding just out of sight in this quiet seaside town.

Wolf Hollow is an amazing sanctuary for gray wolves, and it welcomes visitors who want to learn about and interact with these stunning and fascinating creatures. Read on to learn more about how you can experience this little-known animal haven for yourself.

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Wolf Hollow is located at 114 Essex Road in Ipswich, Massachusetts. The adult admission price to the sanctuary is just $12. Seniors and children ages 3 to 17 can get in for only $8.50.

The sanctuary is open from April 1 to November 30 on Saturdays and Sundays from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., with two presentations scheduled each day. From June to Labor Day, the Ipswich Essex Explorer bus stops at Wolf Hollow, making this a convenient summer day trip; however, the sanctuary is open year round. From December 1 to March 31, the sanctuary is open Sundays only (weather permitting) with the same presentation schedule and hours of operation. Check their website here for more info and opening times.

For more animal fun in Massachusetts, check out this unique hidden destination.