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Five Mile Point Light

Lighthouse Point Park - 2 Lighthouse Road, New Haven, CT 06512
+1 203-946-8019
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I’ve been going to Lighthouse Point since I was a child. Things I haven’t seen mentioned in other... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PJMain
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West Haven, Connecticut
Sunset point

I'm from outside Connecticut, so had to pay 15$ entrance fee. Vehicles with out of state license... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Vakiti S
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good29%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“worth a visit” (2 reviews)
“lighthouse” (15 reviews)
“seashells” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Lighthouse Point Park - 2 Lighthouse Road, New Haven, CT 06512
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+1 203-946-8019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I’ve been going to Lighthouse Point since I was a child. Things I haven’t seen mentioned in other reviews include: 1. NO one calls it “5 Mile Point Light”😁 2. The cost to get in with a car is steep - but the fee is...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

I'm from outside Connecticut, so had to pay 15$ entrance fee. Vehicles with out of state license plates are charged but CT plated vehicles have free entry. I hate this paet about all the state parks in CT - Too costly. On my next visit...More

Thank Vakiti S
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

As out of towners, we were annoyed at the cost of entrance to the park. So, we drove around the little neighborhood to find a parking spot (READ ALL THE PARKING SIGNS) and walked in (free). We were there on Memorial Day and the number...More

Thank Kris K
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

I live in Westfield, MA and this past weekend commuter rail service form Springfield, MA to New Haven, CT started 83 minutes. Smooth trip. I told my kids 14, 12 & 4 year old that we were going to the beach. Not knowing the area...More

Thank Todd C
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

large, shadowy.. the best place for beach fun, sprinkler, picnic, with toilet (although disgusting most of the time)

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

we were here during a holiday weekend so of course it was packed with people. we were concerned about parking but because we came in the later part of the day, we found a spot. it was a little bit of a walk to the...More

Thank chichi s
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

I read several reviews complaining about the $30 cost of parking during the high season- but during the winter it is completely free and def worth a trip! Lighthouse is beautiful and there are multiple beaches to look for glass or sea shells.

Thank Amy W
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We were just driving through New Haven and I love visiting a beach and a lighthouse, so we detoured here. The lighthouse is plain, but it’s still a beautiful place, even in the fog and rain in January. I’ve never seen a saltwater beach with...More

Thank Caitlin S
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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

The best thing I can say about this lighthouse is that it took us through a new part of New Haven that we had had seen. We weren’t expecting much, it we always visit the local lighthouses because there is usually an interesting story behind...More

Thank Kay M
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

Went here in November. Did a stop at most of the beaches, lighthouses, and parks along the coastline. This was okay, but not one of our favorites. They did seem to be getting ready to set up a light display for the holidays. It got...More

Thank FromSea2ShiningC
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NewY0rkTraveler
22 April 2016|
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Response from Liz O | Reviewed this property |
No charges when we went in March but was completely deserted with no attractions etc open!
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