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!


Local Photographers Focus on Local Places to Win

Kiosk System Promotes Heritage Tourism in 14 Coastal Communities.


Join Essex Heritage and historian John Galluzzo for an illuminating look at the lesser known stor

Join us for a morning of networking & regional engagement at the Crane Estate in Ipswich!