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Nobska Point Lighthouse

Nobska Road, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA
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Disappointed

Drove all the way out here principally to see the lighthouse only to find it shrink wrapped and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
jaybeeFL
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Florida
Covered up, no notice online

Bummer it was shrouded and no notice on the web site. They should update the information so people... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lola2104
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful view” (22 reviews)
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Nobska Road, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Drove all the way out here principally to see the lighthouse only to find it shrink wrapped and under repair!!! Wish they would update their info on line. Nevertheless, across the road you get amazing views of the channel between the mainland and Martha's Vineyard....More

Thank jaybeeFL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bummer it was shrouded and no notice on the web site. They should update the information so people don't waste their time.

Thank Lola2104
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nobska Lighthouse sits atop a cliff overlooking Martha's Vineyard and the sound between. The views are spectacular and the lighthouse represents so much history. The lighthouse is currently being restored and is not operational. The Friends of Nobska have undertaken the task of restoring Nobska...More

Thank Traveling4JOY58
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We hadn't seen this cute light house in several years. We spent the day in Falmouth and were diappointed that we coudn't see the light house today, as it was all wrapped up.

Thank bcnett
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very quick trip as the lighthouse is currently shrouded in plastic as it is being renovated! Great view though

Thank kerrancep
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Drove to see the lighthouse only to find that it was covered in large white sheets of plastic from top to bottom. The views I am sure would be amazing when the lighthouse is open to the public but for us it was a building...More

1  Thank Oliver S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were told that this is a very nice lighthouse. We drove to the lighthouse but found that it was under repair and closed. There was a large white tarp covering the entire structure. Unfortunately the view was not very good since it was overcast...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Before the Friends took over the running of the property it was rarely open to the public. This summer it was open on Tues & Thurs mornings, but is closed again for maintenance till the holidays. We went up to the top which is a...More

2  Thank FancyNancyBoston
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We are staying in Falmouth and were looking for local things to do. This is a nice lighthouse in a beautiful location. Great for picture taking. The lighthouse is currently closed for construction and there is limited parking. It's across the street from the ocean...More

Thank C C
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We took our family to see this lighthouse & were immediately impressed by the beauty of the surrounding area. It's not a tall lighthouse, but it's white and very quaint along with the house on the property. They told us they're planning on making it...More

Thank MdKal
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vtmegsmom
21 March 2017|
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Response from Jarod F | Reviewed this property |
Falmouth, ma
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yehuda k
16 August 2016|
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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.
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Kimberly R
7 July 2016|
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Response from Nicole P | Reviewed this property |
I didn't notice the trolley. Most people ride their bikes up there. My husband and I walked there and back from the Woods Hole Inn. The weather was nice, so we made the most of it. You can drive to the lighthouse, but there... More
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