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In darkest night, all shall see its light

I return as often as I can. There is a lot of history with this lighthouse, and I highly recommend... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2018
Austin, Texas
Always a Delightful Experience

Always a great destination, especially with out of town friends. It helps that there are many great... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
Richard W
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907 Hillsboro Mile, Hillsboro Beach, FL 33062-2801
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Reviewed 13 December 2018

I return as often as I can. There is a lot of history with this lighthouse, and I highly recommend reading up on it at the wikipedia site. Watching the boats pass by while the light spins is a great time.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank misaochankun
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Always a great destination, especially with out of town friends. It helps that there are many great Restaurants nearby on the Ocean.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Richard W
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Looking at the lighthouse is one of my favorite things to do. it is beautiful to watch the beam rotate out into the night. the area is beautiful to visit and if you get a chance to actually climb the lighthouse, DO IT!

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank tomkat65
Reviewed 25 July 2018

The Lighthouse has a lot of history. The lighthouse is still working to this day. To take a tour is not on my list. The boat that takes you out is hot and slow. Don't go in the summer time. If you have a small...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Bill W
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Visiting the lighthouse is a fun project, but but it can be difficult to execute. As I understand the problem, the lighthouse is on a Coast Guard base surrounded by a private beach club so the only public access is by water. About once a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank EfficientFrontier
Reviewed 11 May 2018

I had a blast here with my family climbing this lighthouse. Beautiful view and fabulous photography view.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank samhG4796OI
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Beautiful lighthouse with a huge diamond light beam. Beautiful area by the water and a small park with picnic tables. Very pretty for picture taking!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Katina C
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Great view of lighthouse from the park across the inlet. The water was clear and beautiful. Plenary of monuments and plaques to read about the history.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Constance J
Reviewed 2 February 2018

This is such an amazing day trip. You first board a small boat in Pompano beach which takes you to the small private island where the lighthouse is located. There is a museum and gift shop and an informational tour that teaches you the history...More

Date of experience: July 2017
5  Thank Robuck11
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Worth a visit. Especially near sunset. Right on the Hillsboro inlet, just north of Pompano Beach. Easy to get to.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank aquamangm
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