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Easy to visit and very cool!

This lighthouse was easy to get to and it made for great photo opportunities! The view is also... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Stephanie C
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Must see

Historic, beautiful, outstanding view, must see if you’re in Falmouth for more than a few days... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
Thomas M
West Chester, Pennsylvania
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Nobska Road, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA
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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

This lighthouse was easy to get to and it made for great photo opportunities! The view is also lovely.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Historic, beautiful, outstanding view, must see if you’re in Falmouth for more than a few days. Only accessible by car unless you’re fit (steep hills to lighthouse)

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Recommend visiting the Nobska Point Lighthouse any day you can - the history and the views makes this a rewarding experience. Maybe a 15 minute stop or an hour visit... definitely worth it. Tours are offered Tuesdays and Thursday’s between 10 am - 12 noon,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank war1today
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Lighthouse wasn't open and there is very little parking for it. Walked across the street for a nice view.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Karen K
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We visited Nobska Lighthouse and it did not disappoint!!! The views, by far, are some of the best on the Cape and we were there on a hazy day. The drive also provides a beautiful scenic experience and that traditional Cape Cod feel. If you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank harris1019
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We tried to get in but there is only enough parking for 4-5 cars. Tried several times and were always shut out. Would liked to have seen it up close since we stayed nearby. We were able to go to Nauset lighthouse and enjoyed that...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank DonInTexas
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Great stop on our way to Woods Hole. So pretty and we got to take lots of good pictures. Don't forget to check out the view on the path across the street

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jmestyle
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We took some great pictures of both the lighthouse and ocean. We walked down to the water. Great views of boats, water and the sunset.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Walzfamily
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Nobska Point Lighthouse is a cute lighthouse located in Woods Hole. The road around it is reminiscent of the ones along the coast in California and the water looks so blue. It’s a great place for a picnic, because the view from the area surrounding...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank MeraKi25
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for that perfect Cape Cod lighthouse photo, this is it. The Nobska Light is beautiful and so is the view over the ocean from it. Easy walk from Nobska Beach. Worth checking out!

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Christina K
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26 June 2018|
Response from patn709 |
if you are going into Oak Bluffs it is totally walkable. you can catch a sightseeing bus (school bus) to tour the island. you can rent bikes and scooters, too. Nice town, gingerbread houses, homemade fudge, chowder, antique... More
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Falmouth, ma
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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.