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Essex and its county seat, Tappahannock, lie on the beautiful Rappahannock River in Virginia’s Middle Peninsula. 
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The Essex Museum is open today (Friday, June 18) and tomorrow (Sat, June 19) during from 10 am - 3 pm. Be sure to stop by while you are in town for the Farmer's Market or other reason to check out our exhibits and the Rappahannock Gift Shop (which has some great gifts for your "Grad" or "Dad"! Hope to see you at the Museum! ... See MoreSee Less
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The Essex Museum and Rappahannock Gift Shop is OPEN today (Fri, June 4) and tomorrow (Sat, June 5) from 10 am to 3 pm. You can stop by to check out our exhibits and then browse some of our unique graduation and Father's Day gifts while you are here. See you at the Museum! ... See MoreSee Less
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News and updates regarding Museum historical programs and community events can be found by reading our new bi-monthly E-Newsletter: mailchi.mp/615a016a4a6e/the-time-keeper-may-2021. For a subscription, send your name and email address to communications@ecmhs.org. ... See MoreSee Less
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