Essex Historical Society and Shipbuilding Museum Lewis_H_Story

Box 277

66 Main Street

Essex, MA 01929

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Telephone: 978.768.7541
Fax: 978.768.2541

From the North:

I-95 South to Rt. 133 Exit. Left at ramp to Ipswich. 133 merges with 1-A. South of Ipswich, take left for 133 Essex. Museum and Shipyard are on left just after intersection of 133 and 22.

From the South:

I-95 North. At fork bear left for Rt. 128 Gloucester. Take Exit 15, School Street, Manchester/Essex. Turn left, School Street becomes Southern Avenue. Take Left onto 133. Shipyard and Museum are on right after causeway and bridge.

Please Note: Starting on May 29th the road between Manchester and Essex will be closed for repair for one week. During that period you should take Exit 17. From the ramp turn left on to Grapevine Road. Turn right on to Rubbly Road; turn right on to Essex Street (Rte. 22) which will take you into the center of Essex. Turn right on to Main Street, then an immediate left into our parking lot and the Town Landing