Welcome to the Essex National Heritage Area - 500 square miles of historic, cultural, and natural sites... unique and irreplaceable treasures that tell our history.

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Join us in a Toast to the Trailblazers
Our 20th Anniversary Gala!  Join us in celebrating all of the incredible partners and friends that we've spent the last two decades working with. Learn more.



Essex Heritage will host a 20th Anniversary Gala: A Toast to the Trailblazers fundraiser on Wednesday, April 5, 2017!

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Connect with Essex Heritage and our partners, and learn about the Essex Heritage Partnership Grant recipients.

Sponsor Spotlight