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“very scienic” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Marblehead Lighthouse

Marblehead Lighthouse
Ranked #1 of 16 things to do in Marblehead
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: One of the oldest lighthouses on the Great Lakes, it towers 65 feet into the air.
Cleveland, OHIO
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25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“very scienic”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2014

lovely sitting by the lighthouse with your feet in the water watching sailboats pass bye, while seeing in the background Cedar Point park. Make you want to get a nearby Netty's Chili Dog!!

Visited September 2013
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Columbus, Ohio
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18 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Great View”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2014

The lighthouse was pretty and the view was great. You can walk down to the water and it's a great place to fish. One of the nicer spots to take pictures and read a little of the history of the area.

Visited May 2014
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St. James City FL
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25 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Beautiful Spot, feels like New England”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2014

We arrived too late to take the lighthouse or museum tour, but will return for that. This park isn't large, but it lives large with gorgeous views of the lakeshore, the islands in the distance, and Cedar Point's roller coasters across the bay. We just walked around and read the historical markers and paused to breathe in the fresh lake air on a beautiful spring day. If you get to Port Clinton, East Harbor, and Port Clinton, its well worth the extra 20 minutes drive to see this park. Afterwards, drive around the peninsula to look for the original light keeper's cottage, and you'll take in some gorgeous lake vistas. No entry fee, so its one of those rare special but totally affordable places to visit.

Visited May 2014
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Gregory, Michigan
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18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Lake Erie Circle Tour Lighthouse stop”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 28, 2014

Nice stop to picnic or just take in the history of Marblehead Lighthouse. Get a view of Cedar Point a crossed the bay. Nice photo ops.

Visited May 2014
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Marblehead, Ohio
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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Amazing Lake Erie & "Amazement Park" View”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 15, 2014

You can see the Lake Erie Islands & Cedar Point from one place. Young or Senior, You'll Love the view. The winter 0f 2014 was breath taking ! Lake Erie Ice Appeared to be Crystal Quality Blue. This location offersa four season spectacular assortment of viewing oportunities. Best of all it's priceless...FREE !

Visited January 2014
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