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Montauk Point Lighthouse

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Veterans Weekend

This place has a incredible view of the ocean you can walk down to the beach or sit in the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
ACDanizi
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Rochester, New York
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Beautiful spot to let kids run around and explore!

Our daughter was visiting with her two children so we waited til 4 pm when parking becomes free and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
lomitola
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Montauk, New York
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Located on the tip of Long Island, the oldest lighthouse in New York State offers a museum, gift shop and tours.
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2000 Montauk Hwy, Montauk, NY 11954-5600
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All reviews light house long island gift shop great view worth the climb small museum entrance fee per adult on the rocks walk up montauk point new york pay to park great place to visit the atlantic ocean worth the trip beautiful spot
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place has a incredible view of the ocean you can walk down to the beach or sit in the restaurant with a view if its to cold I have been here before and always visit when in Montauk it never gets old

Thank ACDanizi
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our daughter was visiting with her two children so we waited til 4 pm when parking becomes free and explored beach on sound side then walked around to ocean side. Just a magical spot filled with beauty! Also a great place to watch the sunrise...More

Thank lomitola
Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth the visit. Great views and at the very tip of Long Island. You can climb to the top of the lighthouse if you wish.

Thank NorthStar47393293479
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an awesome experience! The power of the 50 mph wind and the raging 17 ft Seas. Unfortunately the light house was closed. I would have loved to have that view. Need to return in blue sky weather.

Thank rjm-12817
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unfortunately when we went it was closed. The closest we could get was to the closed sign. We were excited to see the actual lighthouse but we think it was closed since the weather was “not permitting”. We recommend you double check even if the...More

Thank dkim19
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A gorgeous view of the water but even in the off season, the $8 to park and the $11 to walk up the lighthouse wasn't worth it. Look at it from afar and enjoy the rest of the views from the scenic overlook.

Thank Marlene K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This lighthouse is beautiful. The view of the Atlantic Ocean is breathtaking. The complex has bike racks and is biking distance from the city center. There is also a nature learning center on site, which may be of interest to children.

Thank E B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Drove out to the end of Long Island on a nice sunny day, and enjoyed the lighthouse and the views. Not sure if it's always like this, but the waves rolling past the lighthouse looked pretty big and powerful. They also do an entertaining pirate...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Out at the very end of the eastern tip of Long island...Beautiful walk around the building...just a few miles past the Memory Motel.

Thank Maxwell P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We planned to get there for sunset. The place was closed which worked out even better as it was free parking (saved 8 bucks) and the lighthouse was closed (saving another 11/person). I'm sure it is nice inside and there is some good history but...More

Thank shane l
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julietu_9
August 23, 2018|
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Response from Presto67 | Reviewed this property |
The lighthouse is about 5 to 6 miles from the town of montauk. That is quite a long walk.
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Cinsational
July 11, 2018|
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Response from Cathy B | Reviewed this property |
Possibly Malibu motel. Or daunts. Albatross.
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Sarah A
July 7, 2018|
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Response from jlb7271 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, people were walking about with their dogs.
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