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Fort Point Lighthouse

Liverpool, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Great history in Liverpool

Fort Point Lighthouse is small n cozy but has great history to tell. The greeter has a few things... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Halifax Region, Canada
via mobile
Very nice lighthouse in convenient location

Parking close to the lighthouse and we'll maintained grounds. We arrived after hours so I can't... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DuBois, PA, United States
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Liverpool, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fort Point Lighthouse is small n cozy but has great history to tell. The greeter has a few things to tell yous, plenty to learn, steep steps up n back down. Good view from top. Pump up the old air fog horn, pretty loud. Out...More

Thank EnglishDave99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Parking close to the lighthouse and we'll maintained grounds. We arrived after hours so I can't comment on the shop.

Thank 627bobs627
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth visiting, you get nice views of the harbour and if there is a whale visiting or even a shark I have been told then this is the place to try and see it.

Thank Will G
Reviewed 25 November 2016

One of the oldest lighthouses - and more like a house than the typical high beacon. On the ground floor there is a small shop with goodies. Above you can climb to the second floor and up to the light - it is steep. There...More

Thank vb22
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

This is a wonderful place to take pics or just enjoy the history of the area. Beatiful views of the bay but the lighthouse in itself is very stunning

Thank Marilyn W
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This park hosts a quaint, well maintained little lighthouse with accompanying explanatory placque. Looking out over Liverpool Harbor, it provides a scenic view of the geographical asset that led to Liverpool's founding and development. If you are in Liverpool, it is worth a few minutes...More

Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Nice view.. A no. of boards placed all around with description of the lighthouse, the history of ship building and trade in liverpool and working of the lighthouse. Some old Canons alo on display. Some picnic tables under trees make it a good picnic spot...More

Thank VKP1973
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Drove to this Light house and was very disappointed. It was very small and you could not go into it to view it . I will not go back to view it .Go to Peggys Cove to see a real light house..Stay away from this...More

Thank gooilersLeduc
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This LiGht is interesting. The setting is, has some antique cannon, and a wonderful view. A good family outing.

Thank lobo012847
Reviewed 26 August 2016

A visit to Fort Point lighthouse takes up a pleasant half hour; it works well as an end-point for a walk from the centre of the town. It's free, the stairs inside are steep and there's a good view from the top. Best of all,...More

Thank KJR1605
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Marianna P
20 June 2016|
Response from Ruth C | Reviewed this property |
AS I recall we did not have to pay anything but people may give a donation.