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Woodman’s of Essex
119 Main St, Essex
Curbside takeout available. Daily specials on website and social media, kids eat free with a purchase of any dinner plate.

Cogswell’s Grant House
60 Spring St, Essex
All Historic New England sites are temporarily closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. In addition to closing for regular hours, we are continuing to cancel or postpone ticketed events on a rolling basis. Ticket holders will be contacted as soon as possible when an event is canceled or postponed. For more information, please email or call 617-994-6679. While our historic sites are closed, we remain committed to saving and sharing New England’s past with the broadest possible audience. Please visit our History at Home page for digital content.

Essex River Cruises & Charter
35 Dodge Street, Essex
Tentatively opening Saturday, June 6, 2020. Plan to cruise down river on the Essex River Queen! New safety and social distancing protocols are planned that would allow customers to safely enjoy the beauty of the Essex River this summer. For a limited time, book a private charter today and the deposit will be waived! Click below to visit their website, reserve a date for your private charter and get the latest updates on their cruising schedule.

Essex Shipbuilding Museum
66 Main St
Temporarily closed due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic. The safety of our staff, volunteers, and visitors is our first priority; we will open for tours and research as soon as it is safe to do so.
(978) 768 7541

Shea’s Riverside Inn & Motel
132 Main St, Essex
Shea’s Riverside Inn & Motel will not be accepting reservations until it has been made clear that the risk to our communities has been mitigated. I’m the meantime, Reservations can be placed on our website, for the upcoming season. If you are a wedding guest looking to reserve a room on a room block, please call our Office and leave a voicemail. Your call will be returned within 24 hrs.

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