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For details about places of interest in the Essex National Heritage Area, visit,

Entrance Fees:

Essex National Heritage Area - $0.00

The National Park Service does not charge any fees in association with Essex National Heritage Areas, but some associated points of interest may. For more information:

There are thirteen Essex Heritage visitor centers. Learn more about visitor centers in Essex NHA.

The Essex National Heritage Area, established by an act of the U.S. Congress in 1996, covers the 500 square mile region north of Boston (Essex County) and encompasses thousands of historic, cultural and natural places that were crucial in shaping our nation's heritage. For more information visit:

Last updated: January 13, 2017

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10 Federal Street, Suite 12
Salem, MA 01970


(978) 740-0444

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