We are open Thursday August 6! Admission is free as we have power, but no internet. Stop by and say hello even if you just need to charge your phone!

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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  • Conquer the Current Paddle Regatta 2020

    Conquer the Current will paddle on this year, but there are some changes! For 2020 we are partnering with our friends at Surfrider’s Connecticut Chapter ct.surfrider.org. In light of Covid-19, Surfrider CT made the tough decision to cancel their annual […]

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  • Shanties & Sails: August 11 – Geoff Kaufman

    Shanties & Sails: August 11 – Geoff Kaufman Tuesday, August 11, 2020 5:30-6:30 Shanties:  FREE 7:00-8:00 Onrust:  $25. Sail aboard the Onrust with the performers! A big Thank You shout out to our Shanties & Sails sponsor Privé Swiss Wellness for […]

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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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