The Essex Railway Station is a historical site which has been restored to the 1907 era. The Station houses a gift shop offering souvenirs, gifts and crafts. Railway artifacts on display, a pedestrian walkway (Heritage Gardens) links the Station to Talbot Street and the downtown area. Annual events include a model train show in February, displays during Fun Fest, Spring garden show in May, Crafts at the Station in December. Meeting/hall space available for rental for groups up to 50. Catering available as well as a caboose available for viewing.For travelers who use our world travel planner, Essex holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Historic Essex Railway Station and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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The Historic Essex Railway Station is just off the main street in Essex. The building is charming, small and what you would expect for a building of this time period. The experience of visiting the.... more »
We were lucky to have the total attention of the volunteer tour guide today as we explored the Historic Essex Railway Station. There isn't a picture or artifact that doesn't have a good story... more »
This is an architecturally beautiful old stone railway station that survived the big bang of 1906/7 when a rail car loaded with explosives (nitro glycerine) blew up near the station. This solidly... more »
Neat place for the kids to visit. Worth at least seeing once.
A great place to visit and learn about it's history.
A great place to visit.
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