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Nobska Point Lighthouse

Nobska Road, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA
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Undergoing renovation

A very quick trip as the lighthouse is currently shrouded in plastic as it is being renovated... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
Cardiff, United Kingdom
via mobile
Under Repair

Drove to see the lighthouse only to find that it was covered in large white sheets of plastic from... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
Oliver S
Leicester, United Kingdom
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  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
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“beautiful view” (22 reviews)
Nobska Road, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA
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Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

A very quick trip as the lighthouse is currently shrouded in plastic as it is being renovated! Great view though

Thank kerrancep
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Drove to see the lighthouse only to find that it was covered in large white sheets of plastic from top to bottom. The views I am sure would be amazing when the lighthouse is open to the public but for us it was a building...More

1  Thank Oliver S
Reviewed 20 September 2017 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 11 September 2017

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

2  Thank FancyNancyBoston
Reviewed 10 September 2017 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 6 September 2017

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 6 September 2017

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 1 September 2017 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 31 August 2017

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 29 August 2017 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
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21 March 2017|
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Response from Jarod F | Reviewed this property |
Falmouth, ma
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.
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