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Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse

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Address: Sohier Park, York Beach, Maine, York, ME 03909
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Considered to be the "most photographed" lighthouse, this 41-foot...

Considered to be the "most photographed" lighthouse, this 41-foot conical tower sits on the summit of Cape Neddick Bubble, a small offshore rocky islet, looking proudly over the Atlantic.

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Beautiful Lighthouse

I was out today on a sole sight seeing drive and I took another picture of Nubble Lighthouse! I just love going there. Beautiful day and not too crowded!

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Chichester, New Hampshire
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Chichester, New Hampshire
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was out today on a sole sight seeing drive and I took another picture of Nubble Lighthouse! I just love going there. Beautiful day and not too crowded!

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wilmington
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've been many times, seen it from different angles. There's a nice parking lot with smooth rocks to walk out on towards the ocean. Always a lovely view.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great views of the cutest little lighthouse, amazing ocean views, and tons of sea life to see in the little tidal pools that form on the rocks.

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Hebron, Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wife & I and friends visited this picturesque lighthouse on our trim to the East Coast last Fall. This is a must-see. The lighthouse and tender's home are separated from the mainland angry rocky straits. Beautiful ocean views and a nice gift store.

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Milford,MA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice visit. Beautiful views especially when it is windy.. Great photos. But you can't visit the lighthouse.

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Athens, Georgia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an inspiring spot with winds and waves and ocean beauty. Whether sitting and enjoying the sound of the crashing waves or doing bird-watching, this is a relaxing and enjoyable stop. When we recently visited, it reminded us of so many earlier visits with friends and family. A great place to make memories...

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We're so lucky to live nearby and so we get to visit The Nubble every year. For some reason, it never disappoints. Each time we visit, the weather is different, and there is something new about it. The State of Maine has enhanced the area with more visitor-friendly amenities, so if you haven't been there for a while, you'll be... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved it, so beautiful. Came the whole way from Carlisle, PA.. worth the trip just absolutely breathtaking​♥️♥️♥️♥️

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Vermont
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not much to say. Worth the visit. Beautiful and iconic lighthouse in southern Maine. The only suggestion I have is to be careful visiting in tourist season. The narrow roads to get there can become seriously congested.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nubble Light is pretty as a picture and one of the most photographed Maine icons. Good signage off Rte. 1A. Big parking lot, benches, seasonal visitors center. Particularly pretty at dusk

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