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St. Marks Lighthouse

Opens in 12 min: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Awesome Lighthouse and Scenery

This Lighthouse is pretty cool, unfortunately for me it was raining today. I was able to get a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Tampa, Florida
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Very pleasant area.

We love going there and having breakfast picnics! Very calm and beautiful area. You cant go into... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tallahassee, Florida
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1255 Lighthouse Rd, Tallahassee, FL 32355
+1 850-925-6121
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This Lighthouse is pretty cool, unfortunately for me it was raining today. I was able to get a couple pictures. The surrounding area and drive up to the Lighthouse has some Great scenery and would be great to see on a Sunny day and take...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We love going there and having breakfast picnics! Very calm and beautiful area. You cant go into the lighthouse because they are remodeling now but it's still very nice to look around and trail hike. They also have boat launches.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed July 4, 2019 via mobile

Staying at Wakulla Springs and did a short side trip (15 minutes) to St Marks Lighthouse. Light house is recently restored and in great shape, second oldest in Florida. They have a nice short guided tour for $2 well worth the fee. Kids enjoyed the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 30, 2019

I love taking my dog here, its a nice place to just get lost in, and a much needed break from the real world.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sonac88
Reviewed June 28, 2019

We visited St. Marks National animal refuge to spend couple of hours while visiting Wakulla springs park. This lighthouse is at the very end of this park, pretty good place for sun-set viewing, but that is all. There is not much here, no rest rooms,...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 25, 2019

This is a nice lighthouse. We were there on a day that it was not open. so we just walked around the property. it was nice to walk around and look at the scenery right on the ocean.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 20, 2019 via mobile

Our drive was nice even there is no beaches you can enjoy watching n hearing the sea and you can spend some time just doing nothing. Far away from the busy lifestyle...

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 12, 2019

My husband and I visited St Mark's Lighthouse as our first stop in our memorial day weekend Forgotten Coast trip. I wanted to visit all 4 lighthouses during this trip so we had limited time in each stop. St Mark's is a beautiful Lighthouse. It...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank amarilis92
Reviewed June 5, 2019

Located in a beautiful setting, the light house is amazing. Recently renovated, it is gorgeous. The tour is interesting and informative, and I loved it.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed April 22, 2019 via mobile

It’s a bit of a drive down to Apalachee Bay to see this lighthouse, one of 4 along the Forgotten Coast of Florida. It’s situated at tip of the St Marks National Wildlife Refuge (itself worth a visit) and it stands tall and proud as...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Rickie D
February 1, 2019|
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Response from Iconcities | Reviewed this property |
Not sure after Hurricane Michael. I would call the park and ask.
July 8, 2017|
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Response from smiley3802 | Reviewed this property |
I feel terrible that I am only now seeing your question. Yes, the road to the lighthouse is paved and you can drive all the way to the lighthouse. There was ample parking and a paved area leading up to the lighthouse. Very... More
Mark D
April 8, 2017|
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Response from cathyArchitect |
Check the US Fish & Wildlife Service website and search for Monarch Festival. Monarch Festival October 27-29, 2018.