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Essex is a lovely community located in the state of Maryland, more exactly in Baltimore County. The history of Essex goes back to 1909, when only 10 blocks were built here. Then, a general store was opened in 1910 and the number of residents began to increase. Now, there are nearly 40.000 people living in Essex, according to the 2000 census. Even if Essex is not incorporated, this community still developed hugely, especially after large corporations like Glenn L. Martin Company and Eastern Rolling Mill were headquartered here, offering numerous employment opportunities. Now, Essex is starting to be considered as a tourist destination, because it offers numerous recreational and cultural possibilities to all of its visitors. If you find yourself in the area, do not hesitate in visiting this vibrant community called Essex.

Top Attractions within Essex

Ballestone Mansion is one of the oldest buildings in Essex. It was built in 1800, but additions have been made in 1870. Now, the mansion is part of the Rocky Point Park and it was also listed on the National Register of Historic Places, which proves that it is an attraction not to be missed.

The Heritage Society of Essex and Middle River is a wonderful cultural institution. Those who want to learn more about the history, culture and traditions of Essex should definitely come here, because the wonderful galleries and displays of artefacts will teach them everything they want to know.

Rocky Point Golf Course is the place that will please the heart of every golf passionate. This scenic course will provide you with an exciting golfing experience, no matter the skills or training level. If you do not know how to play, nor are you willing to learn, you could simply take a walk and admire the surroundings, especially as the course overlooks the Chesapeake Bay, so it offers great sights.

The Essex Library. Every person who is passionate about reading will fall in love with this place, which spans on over 14.000 square feet of books. The library thus provides endless reading options for both locals and tourists.

Essex Map