The Browne Center

Browne Center

Meetings and Retreats

Only an hour from Boston and nestled amidst 103-acres, our site offers accessible indoor and outdoor learning facilities as a refreshing alternative for trainings, retreats and meetings!  From our lodge-style seminar room with a fireplace to our rustic yurts, you will find an inspiring setting for your group’s particular needs.

For a dynamic addition to your meetings, our outdoor facilities boast a climbing wall, two state of the art challenge courses, and a seasoned facilitation team who are ready to offer energizing ice breaker activities. 

For current rental pricing see our Meeting Space Flyer [PDF]

Call Crystie to see if your meeting date is available:  603-868-1772


Seminar Room Details:

  • Open beams, numerous windows and large field-stone fireplace
  • 3 connected rooms with movable walls, over 1600 square feet
  • Seats 40 comfortably, theater style or at tables
  • 18 tables with flexible arrangements; classroom, conference, or banquet
  • WiFi included
  • AV rental, white boards and easels with newsprint
  • Parking for 30 cars
  • Access to full kitchen with table settings, linens


Yurt Details:

  • Circular wooden shelters of Mongolian and Turkish origins
  • Outdoor fire rings, picnic tables, and composting toilets
  • No running water or electricity
  • Corroboree: 30 foot diameter, can sleep 15 or seat 30 adults, accessible by road when there is no snow, propane heater to provide warmth on cold days
  • Nedoba: 14 foot diameter, sleeps up to 3 adults, space nearby to set up tents and tarps, accessible by trail only



"We had a wonderful time at the Browne Center! I thank for your preparations and help! Our program went very well, and all participants commented on the beauty of this place." - Hannelore Möbius, The Prana Studio for Yoga & Health

The Browne Center has been providing innovative experiential learning programs since the early 1980s. We provide a wide range of programming from comprehensive trainings to shorter one-day sessions. Our learning programs evolve to meet the needs of our clients and our diverse client base allows us to draw upon best practices from a variety of disciplines and remain sensitive to specific needs and outcomes.

Creating a dynamic program based on your group's specific goals is our approach with every single client. We can provide an action-packed program to meet your needs – whether you are coming together as a new group, integrating new members, building positive group relationships, addressing specific behaviors, or striving for performance excellence.