Town Parks & Monuments

Butterfly Park

199 Central St, Abington, MA 02351, USA

Owned By: Town of Abington

A tiny, butterfly-friendly park on the Shumatuscacant River. An enchanting spot where visitors are invited to observe and contemplate the natural world.


This grassy park, with plantings designed to attract butterflies, is maintained by the Abington Garden Club. It was created in 2001.

Trail Description

No trails, but this very small parks offers a lovely setting for a quick breath of fresh air, or to contemplate nature.

Habitats and Wildlife

The Shumatuscacant River flows alongside this property. It is part of the Satucket River watershed, which is part of the Taunton River watershed.

199 Central St, Abington, MA 02351, USA

Historic Site: No

Park: Yes

Beach: No

Boat Launch: No

Lifeguards: No

Size: 0.2 acres

Hours: Dawn to Dusk

Parking: Limited parking at 833 Central Street.

Cost: Free

Trail Difficulty: Easy



Dogs: Dogs must remain on leash. Scoop the poop!

Boat Ramp: No

ADA Access: Yes

Scenic Views: Yes

Waterbody/Watershed: Shumatuscacant River (Taunton River watershed)

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