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Brant Point Lighthouse

Easton St, Nantucket, MA 02554
+1 508-228-2500
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Gorgeous area!

I can never visit enough lighthouses and this one was just another really fun one to go to. Great... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jessica B
Los Angeles, California
Cute lighthouse

This little pint sized wonder is near the main dock in Nantucket and was a short bike ride from the... read more

Reviewed 17 December 2017
Long Beach, California
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Established in 1746, America's second oldest lighthouse has been in service more than 250 years.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Easton St, Nantucket, MA 02554
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can never visit enough lighthouses and this one was just another really fun one to go to. Great place to hang out and relax!

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 17 December 2017

This little pint sized wonder is near the main dock in Nantucket and was a short bike ride from the bike rental shops.

Thank KNLA13
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Very cute lighthouse. We walked to it, though it is about a mile from the docks. We took many pictures of it. We could not go inside. We could walk around it and we took pictures of the Ferry Boat passing by, so that added...More

Thank Dale B
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Nice place close to town down a quiet residential street in view of the ferry terminal. Great place for that quintessential Nantucket photo.

Thank New_Month_New_Trip
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We walked over from N water street it was a good walk was expecting it to be a bigger light house ( it's the smallest one on the island) great place for pictures

Thank hleonard
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Beautiful lighthouse on the tip of the island is a must see. When I was there, a couple was taking wedding photos - special place! Coast Guard station is down the street.

Thank Shelley K
Reviewed 16 October 2017

This light was waiting to welcome us to the island of Nantucket. It was good to see. The lighthouses are such a part of the island culture!

Thank Susan J
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

So close to town this is a natural Stop. Great for your selfies and Just a quintessential Nantucket place to visit.

Thank Jeannette S
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

As other reviews have stated it's in great place to sit and watch the boats come in and out of the harbour. I don't think I can add any new information about the lighthouse other than once there you'll be tempted to walk along the...More

Thank cltboy
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Brant Point Lighthouse is the perfect spot to sit on the beach and watch the ferry come to Nantucket. The water is calm there for a nice walk at the waters edge. You can collect the little shells that have come ashore. Nice spot to...More

Thank ccarey612
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Bryce F
4 December 2017|
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Response from hleonard | Reviewed this property |
lol Sorry not sure on that question
27 June 2017|
Response from THam515 | Reviewed this property |
Unsure about that but made us wonder as well. It would make an excellent B&B or other type rental. What a location.