Upcoming Events

  • Waterways of the Connecticut River Valley

    Waterways of the Connecticut River Valley August 29 – October 8, 2023 Plein air paintings of the Connecticut River Valley by Jerry Weiss For nearly thirty years, Jerry Weiss has recorded the dynamic landscape of the Connecticut River Valley. Since […]

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  • Essex Source to Sea Cleanup

    The Essex Land Trust, Sustainable Essex, and the Connecticut River Museum will participate in the Connecticut River Conservancy Source to Sea Cleanup on September 23. Meet at the Connecticut River Museum at 9:00 AM for a briefing and will proceed […]

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  • River Cruise to the Lighthouses in Old Saybrook

    River Cruise to the Lighthouses in Old Saybrook, 10:00am to 12:00pm. Join us aboard RiverQuest for a special summer cruise. We’ll depart from Steamboat Dock in Essex for a relaxing cruise south down the Connecticut River to view the Inner […]

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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.


Brenda Milkofsky Curatorial Fund Dinner

October 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Please join us as we kickoff the Connecticut River Museum’s 50th Anniversary at the Brenda Milkofsky Curatorial Dinner on October 12, 2023! Delight in an evening of surprises as Len Tantillo’s recently commissioned work is revealed for the first time. Enjoy this Dutch themed evening of cocktails, dinner and lots more. You won’t want to miss this exciting evening.


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