Lovely place - you can see from a long way away and a real landmark. I love seeing it on the Plymouth signs. We didn't go up this time. Care if you do, very steep especially for young or elderly. Very beautiful.
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If you are going to visit anything in Plymouth then make a visit to Smeaton's Tower it! What is it? Smeaton's Tower is one of the old Eddystone lighthouses (it was in service between 1759 & 1882), was replaced in 1882 and the plan was...More
They seem to be trying to make something of the various "rooms" you go through when going up Smeaton's Tower, but frankly I don't think many people will be distracted from the climb to the top. I'm not good with heights and I did find...More
I love going to Lighthouses. There are some fantastic views from the top of Smeaton's Tower. (Was also a Bride and Groom having some wedding photos taken up there when I was there). Great location.
This is well worth the visit if only to sample the fantastic views from the top. A nice cheap attraction even though it doesn't last long but I got some great photos from up the top.
This lighthouse was originally located about 14 miles out to sea, but when it was replaced with a more modern building, this one was taken down brick by brick and relocated on the hoe. Now it offers great views along the coastline, over the town...More
This is actually only half of the lighthouse. The other half is still out on the Edistone Rock it guarded! The rock was breaking up around it so a new one had to be built. On a clear day you can see the bottom half...More
Smeaton's Tower is a very impressive lighthouse and we enjoyed our climb to the top for gorgeous views overlooking Plymouth Sound.
Upon moving to Plymouth smeatons tower became a regular site. A site I didn't realise you could actually go in and have a look around. smeatons tower gives you great views of the Plymouth sound and the history on display as you walk around is...More