2 days in Essex Itinerary

2 days in Essex Itinerary

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Essex ©
Essex is a town in Middlesex County, Connecticut, United States. Essex Steam Train & Riverboat has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Florence Griswold Museum, then make a trip to Main Street Park, Essex Village, then examine the collection at Connecticut River Museum, and finally take a tour by water with Essex Steam Train & Riverboat. On the 25th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at The Dinosaur Place at Nature's Art Village and then immerse yourself in nature at Rocky Neck State Park.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Essex day trip website .

Expect a daytime high around 64°F in October, and nighttime lows around 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Essex

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Dinosaur Place at Nature's Art Village, Rocky Neck State Park, Florence Griswold Museum
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Florence Griswold Museum ©
Florence Griswold Museum
Connecticut River Museum ©
Connecticut River Museum