Discounted Tickets & Passes

MASS PARKS PASS 

To encourage everyone to enjoy our Massachusetts state parks and the 450,000 acres of public land that DCR manages,you can borrow a free MassParks Pass for 2017 from the Recreation Department.

DCR’s MassParks Pass entitles the bearer to free parking for one vehicle (excluding buses and passenger vans) at over 50 facilities in the Massachusetts state parks system that charge a day-use fee. Please visit DCR’s website at http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dcr/  for information on the state parks and recreation areas in Massachusetts

Click Here for the MA Parks Passport- a fun way to explore the parks!

RESERVING THE PARKS PASS

Passes are available on a daily basis from Memorial Day - Labor Day. Passes reserved on Fridays are additionally valid for Saturdays and Sundays. Click here to reserve your pass - scroll down to the facility 'Mass Parks Pass' and click on the 'Reserve' button on the right hand side. You must have a RecDesk account to reserve your pass. On the left hand side of the page, you can log in to your account or create a new one.

PASS PICKUP/RETURN INFO 

Passes may be picked up at the Rec Office on weekdays starting at 8:30am and must be returned no later than 8:30am the next day. Passes reserved on Friday are valid for the weekend and must be returned by Monday morning. Passes may be returned after hours in the Letter Drop in front of the Municipal Center. A pass may be available even if not available online. Please call the office with questions at 508-839-5335 x1156 or email recreation@grafton-ma.gov

TOWER HILL BOTANIC GARDENS
11 FRENCH DRIVE, BOYLSTON, MA 01505

*This pass allows 3 guests to enter the gardens for free admission.

You can take time to enjoy a walk through the Lawn Garden where you will find 350 species of trees and shrubs,, or hike the 3 miles of woodland trails and view the Wildlife Refuge Pond. Visit Tower Hill's website at http://www.towerhillbg.org/  for hours, events and programs. 

RESERVING THE PARKS PASS

Passes are available on a daily basis from April 2017- March 31, 2018. Passes reserved on Fridays are additionally valid for Saturdays and Sundays. Click here to reserve your pass - scroll down to the facility 'Tower Hill Botanic Gardens' and click on the 'Reserve' button on the right hand side. You must have a RecDesk account to reserve your pass. On the left hand side of the page, you can log in to your account or create a new one.

PASS PICKUP/RETURN INFO 

Passes may be picked up at the Rec Office on weekdays starting at 8:30am and must be returned no later than 8:30am the next day. Passes reserved on Friday are valid for the weekend and must be returned by Monday morning. Passes may be returned after hours in the Letter Drop in front of the Municipal Center. A pass may be available even if not available online. Please call the office with questions at 508-839-5335 x1156 or email recreation@grafton-ma.gov