Calendar

Apr 30 @ 9:00 am Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
After meeting Thomas, guests will also have the opportunity to meet Sir Topham Hatt, the Controller of the Railway on the Island of Sodor, and Percy the Small Green Engine! But wait, there’s more! Included in your... Read more »
May 6 @ 9:00 am Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
After meeting Thomas, guests will also have the opportunity to meet Sir Topham Hatt, the Controller of the Railway on the Island of Sodor, and Percy the Small Green Engine! But wait, there’s more! Included in your... Read more »
May 7 @ 9:00 am Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
After meeting Thomas, guests will also have the opportunity to meet Sir Topham Hatt, the Controller of the Railway on the Island of Sodor, and Percy the Small Green Engine! But wait, there’s more! Included in your... Read more »
May 13 @ 10:00 am Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat’s 2½-hour journey begins at the historic 1892 Essex Station for a 12-mile, narrated round-trip into the heart of the unspoiled Connecticut River Valley – designated “one of the last great... Read more »
May 13 @ 12:00 pm Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
Special Mothers Day Weekend Excursions: May 13 & May 14 at 12:00 pm and 5:00 pm. Treat Mom aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled... Read more »
May 14 @ 10:00 am Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
A special outing for the special women in our lives. Treat Mom to a memorable Steam Train and Riverboat ride – celebrate a picture-perfect day on our vintage rail cars and riverboat. The day is... Read more »
May 14 @ 10:00 am Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat’s 2½-hour journey begins at the historic 1892 Essex Station for a 12-mile, narrated round-trip into the heart of the unspoiled Connecticut River Valley – designated “one of the last great... Read more »
May 14 @ 12:00 pm Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
Special Mothers Day Weekend Excursions: May 13 & May 14 at 12:00 pm and 5:00 pm. Treat Mom aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled... Read more »
May 16 @ 11:15 am Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
Enjoy a 3-course lunch aboard restored 1920’s Pullman dining cars as part of a 3.75 hour lunch, train and riverboat sightseeing excursion. Let our attentive staff transport you back to an era when rail travel... Read more »
May 20 @ 10:15 am Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
May 20 & 21 Only, enjoy an extended excursion at 10:15 am from Essex to northern most point of our active track in Haddam. The 10:15 am excursion is 1 hour 45 minutes for Train... Read more »
May 20 @ 7:00 pm Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
May 21 @ 10:15 am Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
May 20 & 21 Only, enjoy an extended excursion at 10:15 am from Essex to northern most point of our active track in Haddam. The 10:15 am excursion is 1 hour 45 minutes for Train... Read more »
May 21 @ 4:00 pm Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
May 24 @ 11:15 am Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
Enjoy a 3-course lunch aboard restored 1920’s Pullman dining cars as part of a 3.75 hour lunch, train and riverboat sightseeing excursion. Let our attentive staff transport you back to an era when rail travel... Read more »
May 25 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
The evening begins with a nostalgic ride aboard our vintage steam train to Deep River Landing where you’ll join an exclusive group of cigar enthusiasts aboard the Becky Thatcher riverboat. Here we’ll take a Sunset, Cigars... Read more »
May 27 @ 7:00 pm Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
May 28 @ 4:00 pm Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Jun 2 @ 7:00 pm Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Jun 3 @ 7:00 pm Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Jun 4 @ 4:00 pm Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Jun 9 @ 11:15 am Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
Enjoy a 3-course lunch aboard restored 1920’s Pullman dining cars as part of a 3.75 hour lunch, train and riverboat sightseeing excursion. Let our attentive staff transport you back to an era when rail travel... Read more »
Jun 9 @ 7:00 pm Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Jun 10 @ 7:00 pm Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Jun 11 @ 4:00 pm Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Jun 16 @ 7:00 pm Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Jun 17 @ 9:30 am Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
Treat Dad to a delicious breakfast buffet in River Valley Junction at Essex Station. Enjoy pancakes, eggs, bacon, sausage, bagels, cut fruits and an Omelet Station. Coffee and water included. 9:30 am – 2:00 pm,... Read more »
Jun 17 @ 7:00 pm Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Jun 18 @ 9:30 am Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
Treat Dad to a delicious breakfast buffet in River Valley Junction at Essex Station. Enjoy pancakes, eggs, bacon, sausage, bagels, cut fruits and an Omelet Station. Coffee and water included. 9:30 am – 2:00 pm,... Read more »
Jun 18 @ 9:30 am Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
This Father’s Day, Sunday, June 18th, treat your dad to a day of unique and fun family time!   Enjoy a pancake breakfast from 9:30am until 2:00pm where Dads eat free with family purchase ($15pp).... Read more »
Jun 18 @ 4:00 pm Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »