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Fort Sewall

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Address: Front Street, Marblehead, MA 01945
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The fire works on the forth are astounding there again along with literally breath taking views of the ocean surrounding Marblehead.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 5, 2015
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Marblehead, Massachusetts
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Marblehead, Massachusetts
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

The fire works on the forth are astounding there again along with literally breath taking views of the ocean surrounding Marblehead.

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boston,ma.
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37 reviews 37 reviews
8 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Everybody has different sights and views that make them happy. And for all my adult years living in and touring New England, it is Fort Sewall that always calms my soul. Originally, because this small elevated spit of land has such an excellent view of the ocean, the shoreline, and Marblehead Harbor, it had a perfect strategic siting for look... More 

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Shreveport, Louisiana
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55 reviews 55 reviews
21 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Great view of boats going in at out of harbor and lighthouse as well as Boston on the horizon. You may run into a groundhog there.

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Marblehead, Massachusetts
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is a place were a visit to sit down and stare at the ocean in many different directions. It is peaceful , tranquil and a great place to contemplate.

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Great ocean breeze and fabulous concers and events. Annual Arts Festival site and cool for 4th July fireworks

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Marblehead, Massachusetts
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Has a nice area to walk around and sit on a bench and take in the view from a 360 degree view. Plenty of interesting forts there to look at a plenty of room for the kids and dogs to run around.

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Parker, CO
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136 attraction reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I would have liked to have spent more time here, but we had just finished dinner, and stopped here for the view and a bit of walk...in the rain, in the dark.... was beautiful even then with the waves crashing on the rocks and the lights across the way....can't wait to go back!!!

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Springfield - Delaware County, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The view was very nice. A small but accessible park with a few benches. A great 270 degree view of the water that was just outstanding. The fort itself was very neat to see.

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Needs to be restored - interesting and would be well worth it! More info about the place on site would be great.

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Rehoboth, Massachusetts
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23 reviews 23 reviews
23 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

I enjoy finding the old forts and anything historical so I thought this was a cool spot ... Got some great photos.... To bad you can't get inside though .... If you're a history buff check it out!! .....

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