We are OPEN! Hours are Tuesday through Sunday from 10 am - 5 pm. Check our calendar for upcoming events and activities.

Upcoming Events

  • Onrust River Cruises

    Sail on the Onrust from June 20 through Mid October The Connecticut River Museum hosts the Onrust, a re-creation of the vessel Adriaen Block built in 1614.  Now in its fourth year on our docks, Onrust is available for public […]

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  • SOLD OUT – Sea Glass Tree Craft Workshop

    SOLD OUT! Sea Glass Tree Craft Wednesday, July 8 5:30-7:30 pm • Ages 12+ Create a beautiful 10” Sea Glass Tree while enjoying the stunning view on the river bank in Essex. The tree is made from a cone shaped […]

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  • Thursdays on the Dock – Small Pond All Stars

    Thursdays on the Dock Small Pond All Stars Thursday, July 16, 2020 5:30 – 7:30 pm In order to maintain best social distance practices, we will limit the number attending our Thursday On The Dock performances. If you would like […]

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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.



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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!


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