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Connecticut River Museum

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67 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426

November 2018

Connecticut River Museum’s Annual Train Show

November 16, 2018 - February 19, 2019
Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426
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Connecticut River Museum's Annual Train Show

The magic returns to the Connecticut River Museum with the 25th Annual Holiday Train Show running from November 16th through February 19th, 2019.. This family-friendly exhibit, created by train artist Steve Cryan, features more trains, new scenery, and lots of surprises to be found in the fully operational 26-foot model train layout. Visitors can also challenge themselves with the I-SPY scavenger hunt for objects hidden with the displays and throughout the exhibit gallery. Smaller visitors set can get hands-on at…

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Connecticut River Museum’s Trees in the Rigging Community Carol Sing & Boat Parade

November 25 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426
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Connecticut River Museum's Trees in the Rigging Community Carol Sing & Boat Parade

The holiday season kicks off in Essex with the annual TREES IN THE RIGGING Community Carol Sing and Boat Parade. The Connecticut River Museum, the Essex Board of Trade, and the Essex Historical Society combine to present this annual event that includes a traditional, lantern-lit carol stroll down Main Street where spectators are invited to bring their own lanterns or flashlights and join in with the Sailing Masters of 1812 Fife and Drum Corps and a parade of antique cars.…

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