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Address: Mattapoisett, MA
Description: From the year that the beacon was first lit in 1838, this historic...
From the year that the beacon was first lit in 1838, this historic lighthouse, located at the entrance of Mattapoisett Harbor, is still in operation today.
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Magnificent view, great place to relax

Ned's Point lighthouse is a great place to fly a kite, have a picnic, or enjoy a sunset walk by the ocean. If you have a chance to go to Mattapoisett you should not miss going... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
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Wrentham, Massachusetts
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Wrentham, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Ned's Point lighthouse is a great place to fly a kite, have a picnic, or enjoy a sunset walk by the ocean. If you have a chance to go to Mattapoisett you should not miss going here.

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Marathon, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015 via mobile

As a kid I grew up in Mattapoisette in the Summers and had so much fun walking down Neds point Rd and visiting friends along the way to the light house. It's still the same and is as beautiful as ever. We used to climb on the rocks and play tag and do scavenger hunts. Man those were the good... More 

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Franklin, Massachusetts
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Charming little spot for a picnic, watch the boats go by, fly a kite or play Frisbee. Usually not very crowded, not much traffic. Park your car and take a walk or a bike ride around the seaside neighborhood. If your in the area it's definitely worth the trip but I wouldn't drive an hour or more just to come... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Quiet, pretty, worth a stop. Bring your cup of coffee, sit and listen to the wind and seagulls. Came in the morning on a cool September morn.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

As a Mattapoisett resident, I am proud to see that Ned's Point is enjoyed by lots of folks from surrounding communities. With a great ocean view and several picnic areas, Ned's Point is a great, no-cost place for families to enjoy the ocean and relax

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Connecticut
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We found this place by accident a couple of years ago. We saw the lighthouse from another beach and followed coastal roads around looking for it. What a nice surprise when we found it. This park has plenty of tables and even a covered area to get out of the sun. While they don't sell food, the ice cream truck... More 

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Rehoboth, Massachusetts
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46 reviews 46 reviews
8 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

waterfront park with a view of the harbor and buzzards bay, just south of the town wharves, it was a ghost town when we visited.

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West Barnstable, Massachusetts
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61 reviews 61 reviews
14 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Beautiful view, great place to talk with old friends, relax and remember.. the old days. It had not changed..we are able to touch our youth there...lighthouse, beautiful harbor, islands in distance, boat watching, sunning, picnicking and so far no charge to enjoy it all. A must for people who love the true New England.

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Mattapoisett, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

A beautiful piece of local history. There is an historic marker that marks the site and gives some interesting facts about the area.

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Mattapoisett, Massachusetts, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Ned's Point Lighthouse and Veterans Park is a small public space with a tiny beach frequented by sail boarders…heavily populated in the summer and weekends it is very crowded. Historic location. No food service at this location.

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