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Nobska Point Lighthouse

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Address: Nobska Road, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA

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ive been coming here (Falmouth)on and off for thirty plus years .i made my first trip at less than five mths old.im prejudiced highly toward the area ,but i dare anyone to not... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 January 2017
myleswoods
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New Britain, Connecticut
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New Britain, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

ive been coming here (Falmouth)on and off for thirty plus years .i made my first trip at less than five mths old.im prejudiced highly toward the area ,but i dare anyone to not enjoy the views from this light house or the surrounding coast .its a lil bit of history in a beautiful area.

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St. Simons Island, GA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

We got several really nice photos of the lighthouse as we were on the ferry with our car headed to Martha's Vineyard. Be sure to have your camera ready and have the zoom lenses on if you have one. It goes by very quickly.

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Thank Island Realtor
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

I loved it when my family stopped here for a visit. The best lighthouse I have ever visited ever. Great place for taking selfies if you are a selfie person. Loved it!

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North Brookfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Views are spectacular, you can watch the Vineyard ferries come and go. Lighthouse history is wonderful to learn. Keep driving along the coast for beautiful views of the ocean

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Burlington VT
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

When in the area, take the drive down to Woods Hole to see the lighthouse. You can also get a boat to Martha's Vineyard nearby.

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Orlanda fl
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

A beautiful elevated vantage point with vies of Martha's Vineyard and the sound. Take a breath and take in the beautiful view. Benches are located o the bluff across the road, with a marker offering a touching remembrance of a family members killed in the 911 attack. We road here while biking the Shining Seas bike path, but limited auto... More 

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Bismarck, North Dakota
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

My wife and I went out of our way to go here and were pretty disappointed with the lighthouse. Maybe we built it up too much in our heads. Anyways, one could definitely find better things to do.

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North Attleboro, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

A beautiful spot and perfect for some awesome pictures. Nobska Lighthouse does have occasional tours (we missed it as it was the previous day). Awesome views of Vineyard Sound!

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Somerset, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

While driving along the shore, you will come upon the Nobska Pt. Lighthouse. Parking is very limited, so depending upon the time of the year, you may not be able to park right at this attraction. This is old Cape Cod. Scenic views of an old light house with all of its history and gorgeous views of the water and... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

It is a lovely coastal drive and stopping at the lighthouse to look at the view made a good stop off.

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