Essex Shipbuilding Museum

66 Main St.
Essex, MA 01929-1343- Map It
Phone: (978) 768-7541

AAA Editor Notes

Essex Shipbuilding Museum, 66 Main St. (SR 133), is on the grounds of the historic A.D. Story shipyard. Featuring antique shipbuilding tools, photographs and documents, the museum also displays artifacts portraying the shipbuilding industry. The shipyard displays the 90-foot hull of the schooner Evelina Goulart. Tours include a video presentation and hands-on activities. Guided tours are available.
$10; $8 (ages 61+); $5 (ages 6-18). Self-guiding tour map $7.
Hours: Wed.-Sun. 10-5, late May to mid-Oct.; Sat.-Sun. 10-5, early Apr.-late May and mid-Oct. to mid-Dec. Closed major holidays. Allow 1 hour minimum.