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Point Judith Lighthouse

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Address: 1460 Ocean Rd, Narragansett, RI 02882-6200
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Visitors can visit the grounds and enjoy the view, but the lighthouse...

Visitors can visit the grounds and enjoy the view, but the lighthouse itself is closed to the public.

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Windy Day Lovely Views

This is a lovely view point for watching the sunset, it was windy but we walked around and read some of the plaques and took in the sail boats in the distance.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 June 2016
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Mesa, Arizona
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Mesa, Arizona
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312 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

This is a lovely view point for watching the sunset, it was windy but we walked around and read some of the plaques and took in the sail boats in the distance.

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Belgrade, Serbia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

You can't go into the lighthouse or its grounds. It is an active light, fenced off with warning signs from Homeland Security. However, next to it is a parking lot and you can walk along the edge of the ocean and it is spectacular. A more interesting place to stop and look at the ocean is half way back to... More 

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Groton, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

This was a pretty lighthouse with no access since there was a chain link fence surrounding the installation. I guess this is understandable since it is a working lighthouse. Nice view from a distance.

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Narragansett, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

I have been to many lighthouses over the years, but you can't beat this location! It is at the very tip of Pt. Judith and is always popular amongst tourists and locals for the setting. The parking availability is very good. The Ocean views are wonderful. You can see Jamestown Island, Newport and Block Island. Because of the location, the... More 

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NY, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

Drove out to watch sunrise and got the welcome site of a wall of fog! Bad timing but I only had the one day to explore. Finding the trail down to the Fisherman's Memorial was a little difficult in the dark but it worked out fine as you're able to get a really nice angle for the lighthouse from the... More 

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Bath
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

On a grey day, it's well just grey. On a sunny day it's exposed position is wonderful. On a stormy day, it is simply energising.

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Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016

Fantastic spot on the ocean to take photos, watch the sunrise or set, or eat a picnic lunch. This is a beautiful and unspoiled location. Bring your camera because you will definitely want to take photos!

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Ft. Lauderdale
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

We walked to point Judith from our hotel, about a mile A real nice round trip if you are staying in the southern part of Narrangasett. The point itself is a hotbed for surfers, both north of it and to the west. The area around the point needs to be explored as well. There are several interesting sites around, both... More 

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Narragansett, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

There are not to many places where you can watch the sunrise on one side and set on the other. Narragansett is a beautiful place year round with the breath taking views on the water. I have lived here all my life and I am still amazed at the beauty of it. Whether it's the sun or the moon shining... More 

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Narragansett, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Always a pleasant and relaxing visit. Gorgeous views with benches to sit on for a quick bite to eat and take in the sights. Take out what you bring in and please pick up after your dog!

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