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Essex, Connecticut

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Griswold Inn

1776 inn with an outstanding art collection, riverboat decor, furnished with antiques. 31 rooms with private bath (14 suites, eight with fireplace)

Essex, CT Lodging

Pratt House (c.1732)

Historic house built in sections throughout the 18

Essex, CT Historic Homes

Connecticut River Museum

Housed in an 1878 Steamboat Dock warehouse located on the waterfront, the museum tells the Connecticut River Valley story in four galleries, with a working reproduction of the American Turtle, America?

Essex, CT Museums

Essex Steam Train & Riverboat Ride

Ride in 1920's coaches pulled by an authentic steam locomotive. Then, board the river boat Becky Thatcher and cruise along the Connecticut River. Gift shop, snack shop, special events. Dinner train (May-Oct.)

Essex, CT Excursions

RiverQuest

Experience the Connecticut River aboard RiverQuest. 90

Essex, CT Cruises

Things to do near Essex, CT

Thankful Arnold House

Gambrel-roofed house, built between 1795-1819. Provides a glimpse at widow Thankful Arnold's life c.1830 after her husbands u...

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts

Connecticut's premiere performing arts center, presenting over 400 events annually. National Historic Landmark, offering the ...

Halfinger Farms

Family owned and operated with a wide selection of live plants including herbs, perennials, and annuals; greenhouse tours. Fr...

Saybrook Point Park

Park with views of the Connecticut River, picnic tables, mini-golf (seasonal)....