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Carousel at Lighthouse Point Park

2 Lighthouse Rd, New Haven, CT 06512-4311
+1 203-946-8327
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You can't see anything unless you pay the fee. It was $30.00 the day we were there. Had less then... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Penelope737
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Quincy, Illinois
Rip off!!

Although some nice scenery.was mislead to believe after driving from Middletown,Ct. and paying the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Laurie G
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2 Lighthouse Rd, New Haven, CT 06512-4311
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can't see anything unless you pay the fee. It was $30.00 the day we were there. Had less then an hour to spend there and decided to pass. Very disappointed just wanted a glimpse of the lighthouse and stick our toes in the sand....More

Thank Penelope737
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although some nice scenery.was mislead to believe after driving from Middletown,Ct. and paying the outrageous fee of $25 to park,there was NO carousel open,NO splash pad open,and NO lighthouse to be able to go inside and not worth seeing even the outside.NO concession stand open...More

Thank Laurie G
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

We typically do nit go to light house for tve beach. There are so many others that-arr better along Connecticuts beautiful shore line. We do love the holiday lights however. And the procedes go to a worthy cause.

1  Thank Rtwodogs
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I've only been at Lighthouse Park for 2 weddings and an ALS walk. It's a stunning park nestled in New Haven. The facilities, the carousel, and the beach area are beautiful. There are restrooms and it's a delightful place to be.

1  Thank dritschler
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Very small area, was tons of grass with very small beach area. Can't go in lighthouse plus it looks dull. 30 $ to get in per car or 25 in State. Nothing is going on here. I walked small beach got pictures then left.

Thank Philip R
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a beautiful antique carousel, which receives meticulous upkeep. The building where it is housed is in Lighthouse Park, a New Haven park with an entrance fee for non-residents. There is a small fee to ride the carousel, but its nice, nostalgic experience (or...More

Thank Frank G
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Are you kidding me? Compete are outside is parking restricted, so for a picture you have to park there. So for a foto maybe 30 min inside 20 bucks? That's capitalism in perfection

Thank Silizius83
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Attended a gathering here the charge was $25 per car!! Once inside there is plenty of shade trees to set your picnic or bbq grill up. There are bathroom facilities and showers -there even a food stand for burgers and hot dogs. The kids will...More

Thank theexpert
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We wanted to take a picture of the lighthouse but entrance fee to the park was $30.00 per car for an out of state vehicle. We heard the park was nice but wasn't about to pay $30.00 just to take a picture of the lighthouse

Thank Robert J
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Out of state fee $30 Bathrooms are nasty, showers out of order, kids are not allowed to swim with floats, life savers are in services till 5pm. Some see weeds alert... Nice view, light house look great for pictures...

Thank Jose L
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