Department of Conservation & Recreation (DCR)

Department of Conservation & Recreation

DCR manages state parks and oversees more than 450,000 acres throughout Massachusetts. It protects, promotes, and enhances the state’s natural, cultural, and recreational resources.

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Address

Main Office
251 Causeway Street, 9th Floor, Boston, MA 02114

Phone

Main Office (617) 626-1250

Open M-F 9am-5pm

Who we serve

The health and happiness of people across Massachusetts depends on the accessibility and quality of our natural resources, recreational facilities, and great historic landscapes. DCR continues to improve the vital connection between people and the environment.

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About DCR

Recent news & announcements from Department of Conservation & Recreation

Press Release

DCR, Montague Bikes Expand Park&Pedal Multimodal Commuting Network 

9/17/2018 Department of Conservation & Recreation

Press Release

Baker-Polito Administration Awards $3.9 Million for 75 Trail Projects 

8/20/2018 Department of Conservation & Recreation

Image credits:  Mount Greylock/Kindra Clineff

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