Connecticut River Museum
Address: 67 Main St., Essex, CT
Dive Into History at the Connecticut River Museum! Climb aboard a replica of Turtle, the world’s first submarine used during the American Revolutionary War. Experience the historic 1814 British raid on Essex. Travel back to the age of steamships or take a photographic journey from the River’s source to the Sound . Take a river cruise aboard the historic reproduction of Adriaen Block's 1614 vessel Onrust. Or get an up-close view of wintering Bald Eagles and learn their comeback story on an EagleWatch boat tour in February and March. Browse the Museum shop and our waterfront grounds.
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