The Essex Historical Society and Shipbuilding Museum actively pursued improvements in both our programs and our offering. These improvements are becoming reality, thanks to your generous financial and volunteer support. Thank you!

A complete summary of the highlights of 2014, along with our financial report and other important information about our museum can be found in our 2015 Annual Report which you can read and/or download by clicking here.


For those who were able to support us financially in 2015, we thank you!  For those of you who are considering supporting our efforts in 2016, we thank you in advance! Your support is vital for the Museum to continue to preserve our New England unique heritage.

You may make your donation through our secure web site by clicking here. Youg Shipbuilders Show Thier Handiwork

Or, if you prefer, you may send a check. Please make it payable to: Essex Shipbuilding Museum and, mail it to:

Essex Shipbuilding Museum, PO Box 277,  Essex, MA 01929 

We are looking forward to 2016's events and hope that you will join us.