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Highland Light

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Address: Off S. Highland Rd., Truro, MA 02666
Phone Number: 508 487 1121
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This lighthouse was the first light sailors glimpsed when reaching this...

This lighthouse was the first light sailors glimpsed when reaching this side of the Atlantic Ocean.

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Nice find

While traveling to Provincetown for a day trip we decided to stop in and check out the lighthouse. Proved to be a worthwhile stop and very interesting.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

While traveling to Provincetown for a day trip we decided to stop in and check out the lighthouse. Proved to be a worthwhile stop and very interesting.

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Buffalo, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped on the way back to Brewster after visiting Head of the Meadow Beach. The turn off to Highland light is just before the turn off for the beach-they are very close! Well worth the stop. We didn't climb the lighthouse, but we enjoyed looking around the gift shop and at some of the historic information in the building. The... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an unexpected great stop.... a friend recommended we stop here on the way back from our day trip to Provincetown as we stayed on Cape Cod for the week. From the moment we arrived, we we impressed with the location, the climbing of the lighthouse, the staff, and the spectacular views where we watched whale activity from this... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We discovered this light house two years ago but our youngest boy was under 48" so he could not go on a trip at that time, so the whole family decided to skip it. Now the he is seven and passed the 48" mark, we were excited to do some exploring. It's a good activity for a rainy day as... More 

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Norwood, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought visiting Highland Light was like stepping back in time. I paid the $6 for the tour where you can walk to the top of the Light House. It has great views if the weather is good. You learn a lot about its history. They have a cool gift shop and the site itself if part of the National... More 

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Thank cardello
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend taking the climb to the top of the light. The tour guides are so knowledgable and obviously proud of the historic lighthouse. I also recommend grabbing a sandwich at the cafe in the pro shop on your way in or out. The grill master was so friendly and made us the perfect lunch after a busy morning of... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is a little bit of a walk from the parking lot but not to bad There is a golf course around the light house. We went at 8am and they don't open until 10am. They do tours and have restrooms in the museum (only available when it's open). If you walk around the light house, there is a walkway... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quaint lighthouse with gorgeous views. Most ages could climb this little lighthouse. Staff was very friendly. Scenery was spectacular!

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Alexandria, VA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Jutting majestically into the sky in North Truro, Highlght Light stands tall as it shines its light for all to see. It is open throughout the summer (10:00 to 5:00) with a minimal fee of $6 to climb the stairs to the top. Good volunteer guides provide information on the light as well as an identification of major landmarks on... More 

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Holland, MI
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a nice exhibit and light. The old hotel has several rooms that show aspects of Cape Cod history. Climb the lighthouse for a nice view.

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