Do you want to visit America's first national historic site and one of the most important ports in the Nation?
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For a list of the heritage sites in Essex County, please visit the Essex National Heritage Area web site. This link will open in a new window.
General Information about Visiting Essex County
Did You Know?
Saugus Iron Works became part of the National Park System on April 5, 1968 amidst the rioting across the country that was a result of Martin Luther King, Junior’s murder the day before. Where were you, “The Night James Brown Saved Boston?”