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Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse

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Considered to be the "most photographed" lighthouse, this 41-foot conical tower sits on the summit of Cape Neddick Bubble, a small offshore rocky islet, looking proudly over the Atlantic.
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Sohier Park, York Beach, Maine, York, ME 03909
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We saw the Nubble Lighthouse in September and it was clearly worth seeing. It is on an island just offshore from the mainland. We were fortunate to meet by chance a local volunteer that had a wealth of information about the lighthouse's history and what...More

Thank stancal
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Currently under construction (Sept 2018). Can’t visit it. But the park and views of the ocean are breath taking! Worth a stop to see a Maine lighthouse.

Thank XanderHolmes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Take your family and learn about local history in a beautiful location. You'll have to deal with limited parking, but the wait is worth it. Ruggedness of the ocean surrounding the lighthouse will spark your imagination of days past when sailors relied on the keeper...More

Thank Randall M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So looking forward to seeing this. The lighthouse itself was covered in a shrowd. Looking at reviews it looks like I missed it by a day. Beautiful setting, can't wait to get back and see it.

Thank Nugget10000
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is simply beautiful! waves, sea ducks, cirmorants, cliffs, dunes roses, Atlsntic...and then here it is it, Nubble Lighthouse. We have visited during the Labor Day weekend in 2007,2012, 2016 and 2018. Love to come during sunset hours. Took a boat trip arpund the Lighthouse,...More

Thank arthurbanga
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A bit busy when we visited but very charming with good toilets and shop. Great views and fascinating history

Thank Beatrice H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This picturesque landscape is impressive. There are plenty of benches and rocks to help with the relaxed viewing. A perfect place for artists and photographers to enjoy their crafts.

Thank dpguin
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a picture perfect location. Benches to sit on and plenty of rocks to just sit and enjoy the view of the ocean and the lighthouse.Very calm place. Watch the sun rise from this location and you will be amazed at Gods wonderful works.

Thank youk1968
Reviewed 1 week ago

Right now the lighthouse is being refurbished and is covered in scaffolding, so you can't really see It, HOWEVER that doesn't make a visit up to the point a waste at all. It's still a beautiful, peaceful park and worth the trip. We went there...More

Thank Alexis James B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been going to Maine for 40+ yrs and this 1st visit to Cape Neddick’s Nubble Lighthouse in Sohier Park was a real treat ! A painter’s dream seascape! Tiny island with Lighthouse next to former caretakers’ house and beautiful sky above. There is a cute...More

Thank Sylvie L
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memueller
September 15, 2018|
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Response from kristen1971 | Reviewed this property |
No unfortunately it’s on an island
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Craig Z
July 5, 2018|
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Response from RYYS | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the scaffolding is still up but it only covers a portion of the site. It’s still worth visiting, but if you like taking lighthouse pictures more artistic than snapshots, then it may not be the best time to visit.
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Julia A
May 16, 2018|
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Response from jm g | Reviewed this property |
I was there in mid October - there were several people. but admittedly, the winds keep the people 'moving' - as a photographer, I probably spent more time there than your general lighthouse tourist type. The weather here is... More
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