Welcome to the Essex National Heritage Area - 500 square miles of historic, cultural, and natural sites... unique and irreplaceable treasures that tell our history.

Join us on a journey through magnificence!


2015 Essex Heritage Hero Award Dinner
Join Essex Heritage on May 7 as we honor three incredibly deserving individuals who have collectively inspired a powerful land conservation ethos in Essex County and beyond. Read on...


Local Photographers Focus on Local Places To Win

Essex Heritage and Salem Maritime share model program


Join Essex Heritage and the Buttonwoods Museum for an architectural tour of Rocks Village -- one of Haverhill's oldest neighborhoods!

Participate in this free, valuable morning of networking and regional engagement