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worth a stop

Definitely worth a stop if you're on the island. We were disappointed because it was closed when we... read more

Reviewed November 10, 2018
Teresa G
Alamosa, Colorado
Beautiful Lake Look out Area and neat Lighthouse

Definitely worth the stop..Beautiful area to take in the sight of the Lake or take photos plus the... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2018
Lorrie B
Altoona, Pennsylvania
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Southern tip of South Bass Island, Put in Bay, OH
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Reviewed November 10, 2018

Definitely worth a stop if you're on the island. We were disappointed because it was closed when we were there the first week of October. So we just got to see it from a distance.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Teresa G
Reviewed September 17, 2018

Definitely worth the stop..Beautiful area to take in the sight of the Lake or take photos plus the light house is really neat which was not open and by the look I am not quite sure if they do tours of not.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lorrie B
Reviewed September 2, 2018

While checking out this location on the island, one can only wonder how rugged living must have been back in the 1800's and being the lighthouse attendant who had to live way out there! You do get a spectacular view of the lake!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cathy w
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We always stop here when we come to the island. You can’t go in, ive never been here when you could, but it is still fun to see. There is a nice wildflower garden there.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Thedevelopingimage
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

The light house has been closed everytime I have been there but my parents did get to go up in it and said it was very cool. Regardless the veiws and photo opportunities from that end of the island are AMAZING! Very nice spot to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Martinkfromcleveland
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

We drove to this beautiful house and were searching the grounds for a light house! This lighthouse is actually more like a house with a lighthouse structure attached. It was really cool to see and the view was beautiful.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TravelerHR
Reviewed July 8, 2018

The view is great, history is fantastic, wish I had a upcoming event I could rent it for, this is a must see

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Cuz56
Reviewed July 1, 2018

We finished up our visit to Put-in-Bay by stopping by the lighthouse. It was not open for tours which was disappointing, but the grounds were beautiful for taking pictures.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lisa P
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

Really not open very often but you can see as you are coming in from ferry. You can park and walk around. Is a nice Lighthouse.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank LiketoeatCincinnati
Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

This is not your typical light house. There really isn't much to see, but he views of the lake are very nice. We walked around the grounds and peeked in a few windows. No tours or anything.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank mcollar
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