Essex National Heritage Area covers 500 square miles of public and private lands in northeastern Massachusetts (Essex County). It encompasses thousands of historic, cultural, and natural places that were crucial in shaping our nation's heritage. Essex NHA is managed by Essex Heritage, a nonprofit organization. For more information, visit their website at EssexHeritage.org.
There are thirteen Essex Heritage visitor centers. Find out more about these visitor centers at EssexHeritage.org.
Fees and Passes
The National Park Service does not charge any fees in association with Essex National Heritage Areas, but some points of interest may. Contact individual sites for more information. You can learn more about associated sites of interest at EssexHeritage.org.
Last updated: May 21, 2019