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West Chop Lighthouse

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W Chop Rd., Vineyard Haven, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02568
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A Spiritual Happening

This West Chop lighthouse and grounds is the perfect place to go inner spiritual with one self. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lornaa324
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cape cod, United States
Wonderful view!

Worth making a pilgrimage to this lighthouse perched on the north side of the island. Peaceful feel... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Callisto S
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S. Natick, MA
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor13%
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W Chop Rd., Vineyard Haven, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02568
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This West Chop lighthouse and grounds is the perfect place to go inner spiritual with one self. The view of the ocean and the many boats sailing to and fro is just breath taking too.

Thank lornaa324
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worth making a pilgrimage to this lighthouse perched on the north side of the island. Peaceful feel and lovely view. VIsit all of Martha Vineyard's lighthouses - each one has a different and special character!

Thank Callisto S
Reviewed August 17, 2017

The light house was easy to get to and is located in a small park like area on a rural street. We thought it would be a little bigger and that we would be able to see the view. There are very large bushes along...More

Thank jnickerson2017
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

This lighthouse is a private residence. We were in town so we drove up the road to get a few photos. You can take photos from the street but can not visit. Gay Head lighthouse is across the island but worth the beautiful drive to...More

Thank rjhill2016
Reviewed October 17, 2016

We pulled up and took a couple of photos but there are two residences here for the Coast Guard and you are not able to walk out on the lawn to view. But you get a good look from the street or on the ferry...More

Thank snow_beach
Reviewed August 28, 2016

this is an active Lived in light house, so going by for photo's is fine, but this is a home, so do not go to the door. Always pretty to take a photo

Thank zoeysuegirl
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Not sure what the last few reviewers were seeing; there is not ONE "no parking sign" in front. You can most certainly park your car & get a picture from the street side of the picket fence and there are many different angles to capture...More

Thank Kara C
Reviewed August 6, 2016

There are other better light houses to see. I ran here every morning from our hotel which is a nice run. But unless I missed something it's on private property and you can't go past the fence. Signs everywhere saying no trespassing. Thus, you really...More

Thank brent j
Reviewed August 1, 2016

Since it's privately owned and occupied, all you can do is drive or walk past, Visit East Chop instead - youcan explore, take pictures and tour inside at preset times.

Thank GeorgiaLucy41
Reviewed July 30, 2016

We drove out 2 see the lighthouse 2 discover it is in private property and u can not even park the car 2 take a photo. All u can do is drive by it. Don't waste ur time.

Thank amanda g
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