We welcome you to Essex for a memorable day out or a short break away.
There is a wealth of places to visit and explore in Essex from historic houses and gardens, museums, theatres, outdoor activities and much more.
Visit Essex has teamed up with top attractions and venues across the county to offer a range of discounts and special deals for fabulous days out that won’t break the bank.
There are plenty of events for the whole family to enjoy this Christmas from craft fairs to Christmas trails and carol concerts, yet another reason to visit our county.
The county has some of the freshest, finest food available. Whether your preference is fish and chips by the sea, or a gourmet dinner in luxurious surroundings.
Explore our county
Explore our 350 miles of coastline, the longest shoreline of any county in England, a place of surprising wild beauty, rich in wildlife and sprinkled with history and hidden cultural gems.