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Go Boston Card
"Choose free entry to over 40 unique attractions and tours in Boston and its surrounds then let your Go Boston Card do the rest. You'll receive discounts and special offers on shopping dining and activities plus a 69-page guidebook to help you plan your Boston vacation. The Go Boston Card leaves you in control allowing you to have the best customized experience possible. The Go Boston Card is available for one two
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Go Boston Card
"Choose free entry to over 40 unique attractions and tours in Boston and its surrounds then let your Go Boston Card do the rest. You'll receive discounts and special offers on shopping dining and activities plus a 69-page guidebook to help you plan your Boston vacation. The Go Boston Card leaves you in control allowing you to have the best customized experience possible. The Go Boston Card is available for one two
From $54.00
 
Private New York City Night Tour with Driver-Guide
"At nightfall or later if you prefer you will be met for your 3-hour tour at the Manhattan location of your choice. Take a drive in your private vehicle to Hamilton Park in Weehawkin New Jersey high up on the cliffs overlooking the Hudson River. There you will enjoy what is considered to be the best night view of the New York City skyline. From Weehawkin travel along the Hudson River for various river-level views and photos of the city. Through the Holland tunnel across lower-Manhattan and over the Brooklyn Bridge
From $299.00

More Things to Do in Essex

Essex Steam Train: A Day Out with Thomas

The family decided to take our nephew Robert to the Day Out with Thomas Event at the Essex Steam Train. My wife, MIL, BIL, BIL girlfriend , our nephew and myself decided to visit Thomas on April 25th....
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cjg1
May 04, 2015

Essex Steam Train

I visited the Essex Steam Train because it's featured in the book 1000 Things to Do Before You Die: USA Edition. It's definitely worth doing, especially if you are travelling with kids. This authentic...
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msbrandysue
Sep 04, 2010

Stroll Main Street

There isn't a WHOLE LOT to do in Essex. So, towards the afternoon hours I decided to stroll the couple blocks of Main Street Essex. I thought there might be more shopping opportunities but didn't see...
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msbrandysue
Jul 01, 2010

Ride on a Schooner

While visiting the Connecticut River Museum I found they offered schooner rides on the Mary E. twice a day. Well, it was mentioned in the book 1000 Things to See Before You Die so of course I said...
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msbrandysue
Jul 01, 2010

The Connecticut River Museum

The Connecticut River Museum was mentioned in the Essex tip in 1000 Things to See Before You Die: USA Edition. So, of course, I had to visit. :) When approaching the museum you will park to the left...
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msbrandysue
Jun 23, 2010

Connecticut River Museum

The Connecticut River Museum is a small museum located on the riverfront in Essex, CT. You can see all sorts of things from their docks, and learn about the history of the river and it's peoples...
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peterd1331
Jul 25, 2006
 
 
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Essex Steam Train and Riverboat

This is a MUST-DO for anyone vistiting Essex or anyone interested in Rail Travel. Not only is it fun for the whole family, but it is great for anyone because it is so convienent, informative, and fun!...
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peterd1331
Jul 25, 2006

Essex parks

This is where I like to eat my lunch or just go chill and relax. Quite lovely every season. There are many varietys of trees here too which are all labeled and mapped. Great kayaking too in the coves...
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CTnightowl
Apr 10, 2005

parades

Essex has 8 parades a year. The biggest is Groundhog Day (with Essex Ed or Essex Edna). Everyone grabs a pot and pan, clangs them together, marchs down main street- then march to the Griswold Inn and...
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CTnightowl
Apr 10, 2005

Essex Steam Train & Riverboat

At the Essex Railroad Station, there are many antique steam engines to look at. There are also excursions available. The train ride is a 12-mile trip along the Connecticut River Valley. At the other...
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Easty
Oct 05, 2002

Top Hotels in Essex

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"Seaside Connecticut"
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CTnightowl

"Essex CT"
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Easty

"Essex, Connecticut"
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LeeParis

"LeeParis's new Essex page"
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"Essex -- a great small town for a day trip!"
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