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

Join us on a journey through magnificence!


Heritage Holiday Gifts! 
The Essex Heritage online store is now available! From mugs to ornaments, the online store has great gift options -- just make sure you get your order in before December 15 for delivery by December 25. 



Enjoy hundreds of incredible places around Essex County!

Learn which Trailblazers were celebrated for their exemplary work.


Join us on the 100th anniversary of this historic day and learn why Nova Scotia still sends a special gift each year!

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