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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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Eerie Stories on Salem Sound
Join us aboard our boat Naumkeag for an evening of storytelling, where your crew will entertain you with history and folklore from Salem’s dark past! Get your tickets today!

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Enjoy hundreds of incredible places around Essex County!

Learn which Trailblazers were celebrated for their exemplary work.

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Escape the crowds and take to the sea, haunting tales and harbor views await!

Escape the crowds and take to the sea, haunting tales and harbor views await!

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