Upcoming Events

  • Onrust River Cruises

    Last Day to Sail is October 20! With the current State of Connecticut notifications regarding Eastern Equine Encephalitis, we encourage all who attend our 6 pm cruises to wear long sleeves and to use insect repellent. Click Here For More […]

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  • Homeschool Program: Fishing Mini Series, Session Three

    Tuesday, October 22, 2019 10:00 am – 12:30 pm Want to catch a striped bass or channel catfish?  Knowing strategies for different fish during different seasons helps you know what to carry in your tackle box.  Learn about the types […]

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  • Haunted River- Ghostly Tales & Valley Lore 10-25-19

    Haunted River Friday, October 25, 2019 6:00 pm   Witch Trials, the XYZ Bandit, Madam Sherri and more. ALL NEW stories based on Connecticut River Valley Myths and Legends! Ghost tours depart every twenty minutes beginning at 6:00 pm each […]

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From Our Shop

Emily Winfield Martin 500 Piece Puzzle


Made in the USA. 500 Piece Puzzle. Part of the Dream World series by Emily Winfield Martin. Choose from Leviathan Below, Kraken Underneath, and Eight Arms for You.



Explore the history, mystery, and wonder
along New England's Great River


Become a Member

Membership is fun for the whole family and supports our mission to educate youth and adults about the Connecticut River and Essex, CT area’s rich maritime heritage!