Plan Your Trip

Connecticut River Museum is nestled in the historic town of Essex, CT on the banks of the majestic Connecticut River. There are many sights and adventures to explore.

Exhibits Gallery

The Museum’s exhibit galleries offer a variety of ways for people of all ages to experience the River and its rich heritage. When planning a visit, allow one to two hours for self-guided exploration.

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Onrust

If you are taking an afternoon cruise on the Onrust or a Winter Wildlife boat tour, remember that you receive a discounted museum admission with your purchase of a cruise ticket. Admission is only $5 when you purchase an Onrust cruise ticket. Plan extra time before or after your on-water expedition to tour the galleries.

BOOK YOUR TRIP

Essex, CT

A trip to the Connecticut River Museum wouldn’t be complete without time to enjoy our park-like grounds overlooking scenic Essex Harbor or a stroll through historic Essex Village.

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