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Southeast Lighthouse

Mohegan Trail, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI
+1 401-466-5009
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Southeast Lighthouse

We took a cab and were impressed with this lighthouse and its views. The history of this lighthouse... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Judi T
,
Newtown Square, Pennsylvania
via mobile
southeast lighthouse experience

We have visited Block Island for decades but had never toured the interior of the lighthouse. Our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sarahstiflerlucas
,
Stonington, Connecticut
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These two lighthouses stand watch over tiny Block Island, scene of 59 ship wrecks in the early 1800s.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Mohegan Trail, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI
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+1 401-466-5009
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a cab and were impressed with this lighthouse and its views. The history of this lighthouse was so interesting. The cab driver was a resident of Block Island and gave us so many interesting facts about his island.

Thank Judi T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited Block Island for decades but had never toured the interior of the lighthouse. Our tour was given by a knowledgeable and friendly man, and we were interested to learn many things about the history of the lighthouse and get a close-up view...More

Thank sarahstiflerlucas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Near the Mohegan Bluffs, this lovely lighthouse overlooking the ocean sits on a gracious lawn. Perhaps a nice picnicing spot.

Thank Rockport C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we visited the lighthouse as part of our cab tour of the island. The light is very well maintained and looks very good for its age and wear and tear.

Thank 659josephc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Biked here from our hotel in town. Good workout by the way! (Lots of hills getting there). It's probably the most visited spot by bike or moped from town. Unremarkable inside (you have to pay). Lovely views from all around the circumference of the property.

Thank JLCFN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the better views from the island you can see out into the ocean and the wind turbines quietly generating clean power. The tour is interesting and informative. Parking can be a little tricky but well worth it.

1  Thank miked47a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I highly recommend the tour up the lighthouse. The guide was very knowledgeable; it's a very unique opportunity to be able to go up a lighthouse and learn its history.

Thank bachluvr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Southeast light is the only green lighted lighthouse on the eastern seaboard. The big rock near the edge of the property is where the lighthouse sat before it was moved. At the time, it was the largest structure moved. They removed the fresnel lens...More

Thank Gneiss1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such great views and you can see all the turbines of the ocean wind field. Great stop when out and about on mopeds on the island

Thank Robin P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We're lighthouse people, and our braving the sold-out ferry from New London was basically to see the BI lighthouses. This one's a bit farther than people allude to, and all (gently, but surely) uphill. After almost two miles of a nice walk (albeit a bit...More

Thank sullific
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Frank C
19 May 2017|
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Response from anndon2016 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I dont think there s a transportation way to get there but I really hope you enjoy your trip the island is amazing
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