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Old Point Loma Lighthouse

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Address: Point Loma, San Diego, CA
Phone Number: 619-557-5450
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Lighthouse visit very interesting/Spectacular views

Spectacular views from this landmark. You are able to tour the lighthouse and museum next to it on your own.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2015
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Houston, TX
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

Spectacular views from this landmark. You are able to tour the lighthouse and museum next to it on your own.

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

Unique structure, tiny openings going up into the lighthouse up a steep ladder and then coming down again. Go there on Free National Park Day to avoid entry fee.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

What a neat little house in a great location! Picture a family gardening with a view of the ocean and the bay around the other side of the yard! Wonderful for children to go through the house and read how they lived there long ago.

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Black Forest, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

It was so beautiful up there. We would love to go back and spend more time. We waited until the last day and would love to go back and maybe have a picnic and just watch the water.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Great place to wander about. The history of San Diego, WW II, many photo, videos, gift shop. Food & drink vendors. Restrooms.

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Youngtown, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

This was an awesome experience. We could see the lighthouse from the boat tour. I would recommend this to anyone.

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Saskatoon,SK Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

This destination is sort of a 3 or 4 in one. It’s a National Park. There is an entry fee of $5 per car that is good for a week. The park has hours of operation and the lower trail closes at 4:30 and the interpretive center and main park closes at 5 pm. To get to the Loma Point... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Learning so much about the history of Lighthouses, the mechanics of how to do one's job here, the Dedication & commitment that required, & most of all realizing the sole Purpose of a Lighthouse which is truly Altruistic humbled me! It was inspiring to know that both men & women had served as keepers, only the women didn't get to... More 

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Yuma, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

If you've never been to a lighthouse, this one has some interesting history as one of 6 lighthouses built in California with the highest elevation of any in the U.S.

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

The views from there are very nice, you can see San Diego in many directions. The lighthouse itself is like a small museum showing how was the life in that place.

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