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Currituck Beach Lighthouse

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Address: 1101 Corolla Village Road, Corolla, NC 27927
Phone Number: 252-453-4939
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Activities: Walking
Description: Used today to light the dark stretches of the southern coastline, this...
Used today to light the dark stretches of the southern coastline, this lighthouse was built in 1875 and today can be climbed by the spiral staircase that reaches up 150 feet.
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We always go to the lighthouse every Hera, even if it is to just walk around. It's a nice site, and worth the wait in line and climb to the top for good views of the area.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

We always go to the lighthouse every Hera, even if it is to just walk around. It's a nice site, and worth the wait in line and climb to the top for good views of the area.

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Wilmington, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

Impressive lighthouse with the stunning views that make the climb worth it. Friendly and helpful staff. They only take cash and checks, so make sure you have an alternative to your card.

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Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

When we first walked into the customer service center, we stepped into an open room with a single person in it, the customer service receptionist. She ignored us until we made contact. She then responded in a rude tone to our question as if we had no right to be there. We turned around and walked to the lighthouse. There... More 

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Ottawa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

We have visited the Outer Banks and Corolla on 5 previous occasions. On at least 3 of those visits I have wanted to climb the lighthouse. For the most part I have avoided climbing as it is just too hot out and the thought of being in that enclosed space in the heat kept me from trying. However, this visit... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

This was a nice lighthouse and museum with 220 steps to the top. Not a bad climb and great views at the top. It was somewhat expensive but 70% of the cost is a tax deductible donation. Also there were lots of exhibits throughout the climb to stop and read info about the lighthouses' history. Overall a nice place to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Once we climbed the 220 steps to the top, the view of the Sound and Whale Club was breathtaking! The admission charge was very reasonable, and the grounds were well kept!

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Harpursville, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

This is the first lighthouse I have climbed. While there can be quite a wait, the climb itself is interesting. While waiting one of the guides was able to provide some interesting details and answer questions. Several landings with information or simply fans help to make the climb easy for all. Views from the top are breathtaking. Nice seating for... More 

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Holland, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

small fee to get in but you can take as much time as you'd like and the view is spectacular. Along the climb inside are informational boards to learn about the lighthouse. A must to visit.

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Bremerton
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Great place to visit. Perfect for all groups. Full of History, and well preserved Landmark. A lot of shaded area to retrieve from the hot sun. Highly Recommend when visiting Corolla. Sweet, Charming, friendly Town.

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Houston
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

The lighthouse was not too crowded and was easy to navigate. I didn't climb the tower, but I understand it offers a good view.

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Address: 1101 Corolla Village Road, Corolla, NC 27927
Phone Number: 252-453-4939
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Corolla

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