about - Essex Steam Train & Riverboat, Essex, CT
Owned and operated by the Valley Railroad Company, the Essex Steam Train & Riverboat is a unique historic attraction in the Connecticut River Valley. The Valley Railroad Company has been in existence since 1868, and has operated today's well-known train and riverboat for over 40 years. Offering wonderful dining experiences, packages for the perfect daytime excursion, and unique wedding venue options for your dream day, the Essex Steam Train has it all! The Essex Steam Train and Riverboat transports people on exciting excursions through the unspoiled Connecticut River Valley, a place designated as "one of the last great places on earth".