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Amelia Island Lighthouse

1 Lighthouse Lane, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL
+1 904-261-3248
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:Look but don't touch

Saw the Amelia Island lighthouse on the map and was excited because my wiffe loves to visit... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Paul S
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Marion
Interesting But Vistors Not Encouraged.

There are absolutely no signs to get to the lighthouse and apparently deliberately so. From the... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2017
Oldjack
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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1 Lighthouse Lane, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL
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+1 904-261-3248
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saw the Amelia Island lighthouse on the map and was excited because my wiffe loves to visit lighthouses and there aren't many in our home area. We were stayhing nearby and I though it would be a good chance to cross another one off our...More

2  Thank Paul S
Reviewed 18 November 2017

There are absolutely no signs to get to the lighthouse and apparently deliberately so. From the Main beach go along Atlantic Avenue and over the bridge and follow the first road to Lighthouse Circle and turn right at O'Hagen Street (Brown Sign) and it is...More

2  Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 15 November 2017

The lighthouse grounds are not open to the public except on certain days. You can not even get close enough for a picture.

2  Thank EJJCS
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Really hard to find. Interesting once you get there. Highest point on Amelia Island. Most western lighthouse on the east coast.

1  Thank Linda F
Reviewed 22 September 2017

This is a nice light but a little off the beaten path with limited hours. Just plan a little and you will be rewarded. If you like lights you will appreciate this one. Understand that this lighthouse has a small budget and volunteers so be...More

1  Thank Hermon D
Reviewed 20 August 2017

I learned a lot about lighthouses and this one specifically during our one hour tour on Wed. Aug 16... the tours are only twice a month so we were lucky to happen to be here that day and reserve out spot on the tour at...More

1  Thank ellenkay
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Unkempt and could not gain access to the light house. Weird location in back of neighborhood and fenced off.

Thank lrolader
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Although I'm sure the lighthouse itself is beautiful, it doesnt change the fact that they make it as difficult as possible to find. There are no signs leading to the lighthouse and GPS takes you to a house that looks like the right address but...More

2  Thank joeyknapp845
Reviewed 3 July 2017

My spouse and I love going to lighthouse in different states..This one did not disappoint...Great experience,,,,

Thank 637miriamp
Reviewed 1 July 2017

The lighthouse is located in a residential district so there is limited parking and viewing hours. Still, its picturesque and quaint.

Thank Katherine G
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Lisa N
19 August 2016|
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Response from Ronald E | Reviewed this property |
Wrong lighthouse it is closed sorry
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