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All reviews light house worth the climb the outer banks gift shop original location cape hatteras beautiful view walk up climb the stairs park ranger visitor center worth the trip great place to visit off season original site catch your breath great history
I have been visiting "the" lighthouse for over 20 years, at least once a year, usually 2 or 3 times! It's a very special place to me. Much quieter than most other beach areas, even in season. Off-season, it is wonderful - very quiet and...More
My wife and I went in the off season. The ranger gave us a good presentation, though we couldn't climb the lighthouse due to the off-season hours. The museum was good, good information and presentation displays.
It was a windy day when we went to the lighthouse and almost deserted save for two others. I got some great pics to remember it by. I loved learning about it at my own pace. We also stopped at the little sailor's cemetery near...More
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Hi Marta - Go to the "Double Lightkeeper's House" - on the 1st floor, in an air-conditioned small theater, they show a movie on demand which has a young park ranger walking from the bottom to the top of the light-house... More
Hi Marta - Go to the "Double Lightkeeper's House" - on the 1st floor, in an air-conditioned small theater, they show a movie on demand which has a young park ranger walking from the bottom to the top of the light-house, explaining a lot of the history and showing you the views you would see if you climbed. We have 4 young children and it wouldv'e cost us $48 to clmb so we skipped the climb, and found the movie quite satisfactory as a supplementary experience - and its free!