To ensure that everyone can enjoy our coastal resources, the Lloyd Center charges no entrance fee to the building or grounds. We invite you to hike our trails, visit our exhibits, become a member, volunteer, and participate in our many education, research and outreach programs.

The Transformation Has Begun

home-left-pavillionOverlooking the water, nestled among trees and old stone walls, the Lloyd Center for the Environment’s newly constructed Teaching Pavilion is the first visible sign of the Transforming a Legacy capital campaign.

Reflecting the Lloyd Center’s ongoing commitment to environmental education, this 600 square foot, open-air structure provides a dedicated gathering place for teaching and group discussions for the school groups who visit the Center, as well as community visitors. In inclement weather, the pavilion protects students and visitors from the elements while allowing them to remain immersed, engaged, and inspired by the natural landscape…read more

About The Lloyd Center

The Lloyd Center serves individuals, agencies, and organizations in southeastern New England – Rhode Island to Boston to Cape Cod. It is the only area organization focused on educating the public about coastal and watershed issues, and conducting research on coastal ecosystems and endangered species.

The Center cooperates on a broader level in coastal, environmental, and educational programming throughout New England, nationally and internationally.

Our school-based activities further expand our reach to urban audiences. A scholarship program also provides space for ten urban New Bedford students in our Summer Program.  Learn more about Our History

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Lloyd Center Canoe Trips
Take your dog for a wonderful walk around the Lloyd Center!

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This organization is funded in part by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency, and by the Motorola Solutions Foundation.