The Connecticut River Museum mourns the passing of our longtime friend and supporter Dr. Stephen Sinatra.

Upcoming Events

  • Speed: Hydroplane Racing on the Connecticut River, 1900-1940

    Coming This Spring! April 8 – October 9 Speed: Hydroplane Racing on the Connecticut River, covers the era of speed racing on the Connecticut River during the first forty years of the Twentieth Century, before America’s entry into World War […]

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  • Onrust and RiverQuest Cruises 2022

    Two Ways to Cruise the Connecticut River Sail on the Onrust or Cruise on the RiverQuest RESERVE YOUR CRUISE HERE! The Onrust, a re-creation of the vessel Adriaen Block built in 1614, is available for public cruises and private charters […]

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  • 13th Annual Essex Auto Club Car Show – July 4th

    13th Annual Essex Auto Club Car Show – July 4th July 04, 2022 10:00 am – 2:00 pm $20.00 per car; $5.00 general admission Essex Auto Club 13th Annual Car Show on July 4th The Essex Auto Club will hold its […]

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From Our Shop

Connecticut River Museum Caps


100% cotton, six-panel washed pigment-dyed cap featuring tuck-away leather strap with antique brass buckle. Mesh lining. CRM Logo embroidered on front with Connecticut River Museum embroidered on back.



Speed: Hydroplane Racing on the CT River, 1900 – 1940
April 8 – October 9


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