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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Vote for Trailblazers to Get a Toast!
We're 20!  Join us in celebrating all of the incredible partners and friends that we've spent the last two decades working with: Vote for which TRAILBLAZERS will get a toast at the Gala!



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

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