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Nobska Point Lighthouse

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Nobska Road, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA
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Worth the trip

The lighthouse was to be opened between 10am & noon the day we planned our visit but due to poor... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Ed86351
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Sedona, Arizona
From a Distance

While we only saw this lighthouse from a distance, we still thought it was very pretty. My wife... read more

Reviewed June 15, 2017
ClickerM
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Sandoval
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
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Nobska Road, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The lighthouse was to be opened between 10am & noon the day we planned our visit but due to poor weather conditions it was closed when we arrived. Parking availabity was very limited but we made the best of our visit.

Thank Ed86351
Reviewed June 15, 2017

While we only saw this lighthouse from a distance, we still thought it was very pretty. My wife and I are just fascinated by lighthouses. We saw this one on the way back from our martha's vinyard trip. fortunately, the ferry got close enough that...More

Thank ClickerM
Reviewed June 11, 2017

Worth the trip to see it- beautiful view. If you are going to Martha's Vineyard you can get a picture of it from the ferry too.

Thank karen29len
Reviewed June 8, 2017

Despite the rainy day, we stopped at the Nobska Lighthouse recently. The views are wonderful and the lighthouse is impressive. We were not there when it was open. There is free parking available very near the lighthouse. It was easy to locate, too.

Thank Maui2014NMR
Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful Lighthouse. I am happy that the grounds are open to the public. The grounds are beautifully maintained. Very pristine, overlooking the ocean. You can park in the small lot, take some pics and enjoy all the beauty you are surrounded by.

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed June 4, 2017

We came around a corner to a magnificent view of the Atlantic and a beautiful New England lighthouse and keepers cottage with its history laid out for us.

Thank Mordechai K
Reviewed June 4, 2017

We travelled from Hyannis to Falmouth to take a trip to Martha's Vineyard. As we had time to wait we took the car along the coast road. We had to stop for a giant turtle to cross the road which was a highlight. We came...More

Thank DOITYMAY
Reviewed June 3, 2017

This is a neat place with a serene view of the bay. If you like photography, you'll spend an entire afternoon taking advantage of this site.

Thank Joey M
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful lighthouse and phenomenal area for gorgeous view of the ocean! Not to be missed!The lighthouse isn't far from other attractions and shopping!

Thank Lynita M
Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

We were on a mission to see lots of lighthouses on our visit and made sure to seek this one out. It's a private residence so you can't go in it, but it is beautiful and in a beautiful location.

Thank Melissa G
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vtmegsmom
March 21, 2017|
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Response from Jarod F | Reviewed this property |
Falmouth, ma
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yehuda k
August 15, 2016|
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Response from LarryK541 | Reviewed this property |
No, you can only look at it. It ha a tremendous presence however.
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Kimberly R
July 6, 2016|
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Response from Nicole P | Reviewed this property |
I didn't notice the trolley. Most people ride their bikes up there. My husband and I walked there and back from the Woods Hole Inn. The weather was nice, so we made the most of it. You can drive to the lighthouse, but there... More
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