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Nobska Point Lighthouse

Nobska Road, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA
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Under repair and closed

We were told that this is a very nice lighthouse. We drove to the lighthouse but found that it was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
David H
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Georgetown, Kentucky
via mobile
Finally got to go into Nobska Light - hurray!

Before the Friends took over the running of the property it was rarely open to the public. This... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
FancyNancyBoston
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Boston
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Nobska Road, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were told that this is a very nice lighthouse. We drove to the lighthouse but found that it was under repair and closed. There was a large white tarp covering the entire structure. Unfortunately the view was not very good since it was overcast...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Before the Friends took over the running of the property it was rarely open to the public. This summer it was open on Tues & Thurs mornings, but is closed again for maintenance till the holidays. We went up to the top which is a...More

1  Thank FancyNancyBoston
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are staying in Falmouth and were looking for local things to do. This is a nice lighthouse in a beautiful location. Great for picture taking. The lighthouse is currently closed for construction and there is limited parking. It's across the street from the ocean...More

Thank C C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took our family to see this lighthouse & were immediately impressed by the beauty of the surrounding area. It's not a tall lighthouse, but it's white and very quaint along with the house on the property. They told us they're planning on making it...More

Thank MdKal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We hired bikes from Falmouth and took the bike trail to this lighthouse, we were not disappointed! You can go up to the structure and get pictures, it was definitely worth the short trip.

1  Thank Natalie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The lighthouse it beautiful and so is the views getting there of the ocean.. loved my visit..well worth the drive.

Thank Mickki64
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in the area, spend one evening to walk (or ride) to Nobska Lighthouse. It is a nice place to see the sun during sunset

Thank joserodriguez2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful view and a history lesson. We stopped after dinner at Sams seafood. We also found the fairy to take over to Martha's Vineyard. Love the cape

Thank Robert k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a nice landmark to visit, but not the best lighthouse experience. There is only a very tiny parking lot so you might have to park further down the street and walk up. You can't walk around the property or in the lighthouse so there...More

Thank drusso725
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A winding ride but a nice trip...very little parking and can be very windy but if you like maritime history and lighthouses it is a must.

Thank Matthew C
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vtmegsmom
21 March 2017|
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Response from Jarod F | Reviewed this property |
Falmouth, ma
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yehuda k
15 August 2016|
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Response from Emily B | Reviewed this property |
Actually you can go in, but only on Tuesdays and Thursdays when they offer tours, between 10 and 12.
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Kimberly R
7 July 2016|
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Response from Nicole P | Reviewed this property |
I didn't notice the trolley. Most people ride their bikes up there. My husband and I walked there and back from the Woods Hole Inn. The weather was nice, so we made the most of it. You can drive to the lighthouse, but there... More
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