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The Marfa Mystery Lights

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The Marfa Mystery Lights

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runner24 wrote a review Sep 13
Orlando, Florida714 contributions308 helpful votes
On advice of friends, we made a visit to the viewing center after it was dark. The center is a very nice facility with seats and restrooms. Did we see the lights? Nope. We did see some car lights off to the west, which some people insisted were lights. Don’t be fooled. As for the lights, it was overcast, but we had no luck. We still enjoyed it as so many people came out. Enjoy
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Date of experience: September 2020
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SBrentTippen wrote a review Sep 12
San Francisco, California300 contributions30 helpful votes
This place was so gorgeous and the lights were insane!!!!! We thought it was fake until we got scared. We loved this and would love to go back for more star gazing! Some of the best stars we’ve ever seen
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Rick Kretschmann wrote a review Sep 1
New Braunfels, Texas39 contributions5 helpful votes
That's how I felt. Arriving at dusk to see a lightshow that wouldn't be. Kids lost interest after a couple hours. Left after everyone else left. Nothing seen. Not sure if this phenomenon is real or not but I won't take the fam back to see, or not see, the lights.
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Date of experience: August 2020
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s m wrote a review Aug 2020
SC276 contributions71 helpful votes
The lighting here does no one any good. The red lights around the viewing platform are useless for navigation and are in disrepair letting white light through. The lights in front of the building illuminate nothing. Parking is an issue leading people to drive around with lights on running the experience for everyone else. Road way light is very visible from the viewing platform. On the viewing platform and grassy area in front are so poorly illuminated people resort to using phone lights ruing the experience. May be 1000% better if you were the only one there, bit overall needs to be rethought. If you bring kids they need to be prepared to stare into the darkness for hours for a few seconds of excitement.
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Lecelt wrote a review Aug 2020
San Angelo, Texas22 contributions3 helpful votes
We went to check out a new telescope, but caught site of several unexpected and unexplained lights in the distance. Could those be the Marfa lights? If so, cool:)
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Date of experience: July 2020
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