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OK first cool thing about this lighthouse is it is on a college campus of all places. Second cool thing is there is all sorts of sculptures on the grounds as you approach the lighthouse itself. I do ask if anyone visits here find a...More
Avery Point lodges the UCONN maritine studies for the college. It's a beautiful location on the water with the Avery Point lighthouse as well as a view of the Ledge lighthouse. UCONN owns the Branford House pictured in the photo above and it functions as...More
A nice walk around Avery Point. There are nice sculptures to look at. Locals go and fish there. You can get a good view of the Ledge Lighthouse. Just bring a chair/blanket/food & drinks and watch the sunset.
I came to see the Avery lighthouse but not expecting this amazing building that looked like a castle. Then realizing it was on the university of Connecticut campus. The day was glorious and you could see a good Distance to the New London Ledge and...More
You can't tour the light, or at least we didn't because we didn't think so. On the grounds of the University of Connecticut at Avery Point and it's so beautiful. The grounds are gorgeous, but the views!! You can see so much and I swear...More
I love walking here and stopping along my route to sit and just be. Some times I bring along a pocket journal to write my thoughts. Other times I practice yoga. Beautiful views inspire contemplation and serenity.
This is a non-working lighthouse BUT it has been restored & is in a beautiful setting by the water. The grounds around Avery Point are lovely, too!! Take your lawn chairs & sit on the grass by the water & gaze out over Long Island...More