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Miscou Island Lighthouse

Miscou, New Brunswick, Canada
+1 506-344-7203
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A fun drive and perfect place to stop

My husband and I drove from Bathurst along the costal trail. It was a beautiful drive, and for us... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lagill333
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Edmonton, Canada
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Quite a bit of history, well preserved

This impressive lighthouse has been moved twice already due to the eroding beach where it was... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
11542
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glen cove
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“picnic tables” (4 reviews)
“gift shop” (5 reviews)
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Miscou, New Brunswick, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I drove from Bathurst along the costal trail. It was a beautiful drive, and for us seeing the lighthouse was our ending destination. I have mobility issues, and it was easy for me to get around. The lighthouse is right where you...More

Thank lagill333
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

This impressive lighthouse has been moved twice already due to the eroding beach where it was erected 150 years ago. Bravo to those who made the effort to restore and preserve this structure with the original Fresnel lens (now no longer in use). View in...More

Thank 11,542
Reviewed 27 August 2017

You drive a lot to get there. Its sunny. But its dirty and the lighthouse is not working. I was not impressed. Not too much else to say. it is not with the car trip.

Thank do b
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Impressive structure but was expecting to see artifacts and furniture. Four storey high with some history facts and two guides to answer questions. Nice view from the top but fee charged should be lower. We visited many lighthouses throughout the Atlantic provinces and this one...More

Thank Chantal D
Reviewed 3 November 2016

On October 1st, we drove to Miscou Lighthouse from Tracadie (less than 1 hour) & spent some time walking around this grassy park area - picnic tables & shelters, public washrooms very clean, nice long sandy beach. Due to off-season, sadly the gift shop in...More

Thank Suzanne B
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

A must seen in fall time. The colours are amazing. In summer you can spend hours at the beach there.

Thank Christine G
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We drove out to the far northeast top of New Brunswick to find this old lighthouse. Very nice ladies there to give you it's history. You can get right up to the top and the old glass lense is still there. Nice beach area to...More

Thank ZumaDawg
Reviewed 3 September 2016

A friend and I drove up for the day to see the lighthouse. We got some really great pictures and enjoyed the historic information. Make sure to bring a jacket; the winds are brisk!

Thank EffieLuna29
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Beautiful view and friendly staff !! Nice visit and really well done to go up got the perfect picture and worth the price paid just for the view

Thank Andyjo6264
Reviewed 19 August 2016

This lighthouse is one of the nicest preserved heritage in Canada. Beautiful view of the Chaleur Bay and ocean with a nice view of Gaspesie (Quebec) . Make sure to walk by the beach and see millions of colourful stones . If you want to...More

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