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Ranked #1 of 16 things to do in Marfa
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Owner description: Mysterious dancing lights ("ghost lights") in the sky over Marfa after dark.
Reviewed October 30, 2012

I'm not sure if what we saw were the Marfa lights but we saw some lights that we couldn't explain. It was fun.

Thank Brittney F
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Reviewed October 16, 2012

I read on this site that only 30 days of the year do you see the lights. Well not for us, as soon as the sun went down we saw lights. Very cool visitors center. I used to live in the area and never saw the lights, but with the visitor area they point the view in the right direction.
Did see a study on google done by UT and it says the lights are car lights so not so sure what I saw now. Kind of disappointing after reading about it.

Thank KellIe0414
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Reviewed September 13, 2012

Supposedly its hit or miss to catch the lights at night but we lucked out when we went. 15 minutes into the watch they started coming out like crazy. Some people had crazy binoculars but you dont really need anything to see them. Also they have free stationary binoculars there as well. So no worries!

Thank AlvaroMauricio
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Reviewed August 30, 2012

While the occasion was a somber one (We were in town to spread some ashes of a love one,) the Marfa lights were real. We saw then just after sunset. Very interesting.

Thank txcruiser78660
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Reviewed August 18, 2012

There's nothing to say about it, other than it being absolutely phenomenal. You absolutely have to see them.

Thank MarkHolden1975
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