A Vibrant Coastal Community on Boston’s North Shore
Essex, Massachusetts is a hidden gem. (Take a quick fly over!) Dine, shop, stay and play in our scenic landscape. Discover arts and culture and professional services. Located 30 minutes North of Boston on the Great Marsh of Cape Ann, our historic New England town of Essex is a great escape any time of year! See our Day Tripper Guides to plan your visit and join us for exciting Events throughout the year.