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Choate Island Day

September 8, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

$6 – $20

 In celebration of Choate Island Day, The Trustees will provide boat transportation to Choate Island in Essex Bay. Attendees will park at Crane Beach at no charge and take a shuttle to the Crane boat dock, where a boat will ferry people to and from the island throughout the celebration. Once on the island, visitors will have the opportunity to visit the Choate family homestead, the historic Proctor Barn, the White Cottage Visitor Center, and the summit that marks the final resting place of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius Crane, donors of the island. Visitors are encouraged to bring a picnic lunch and spend the day.

Saturday, September 8, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. (last boat to the island departs at 1 p.m.)

Trustees Member: Adult $12; Child/Senior $6. Nonmember: Adult $20; Child/Senior $10. Advance reservations through Day-of tickets available on the boat dock for cash or check only. Please visit  or call 978.356.4351 x4015 for more information.


September 8, 2018
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
$6 – $20
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Crane Beach
310 Argilla Road
Ipswich, MA United States
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