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Awesome historical monument

Stephen did a great job explaining the history of the lighthouse and the area surrounding it. We... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Great little day trip

A great place to park up for the day as only a small fee to enter the park. We had a picnic while... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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1200 Crandon Blvd, Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Recreation Area, Key Biscayne, FL 33149-2795
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All reviews light house worth the climb lantern room open to the public state park certain days of the week beautiful view keeper's house great history cape florida nice walk bill baggs per vehicle the atlantic ocean parking lot the ritz south beach
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Stephen did a great job explaining the history of the lighthouse and the area surrounding it. We got to go all the way up to the bulb itself. Additionally got to see the replica of the keeper's quarters and a marker for the Bermuda Triangle....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MrCookiepants
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great place to park up for the day as only a small fee to enter the park. We had a picnic while watching cheeky raccoons and iguanas roam around before visiting the lighthouse and relaxing on the beach. Everywhere is well maintained and didn’t...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank elaineGbarnes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This lighthouse is very well maintained and so picturesque. We arrived just as the gated grounds were closing (4pm), but the ranger was allowing people to take pictures. The grounds are well kept, and you can walk to the top of the lighthouse for free....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank StefanieH443
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful, well-maintained lighthouse. You are able to go to the top for free. Beach access right nearby.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TropicalLover
Reviewed 19 September 2018

If you love lighthouses, the one is beautiful. It's on the beach. The sandy area closest to the lighthouse seems to have the least amount of seaweed washed ashore. If you come here, plan to stay a couple of hours at the beach. The area...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Besabab
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Staying at The Ritz Key Biscayne and thought we'd take a walk. 2 and one half miles later we found Cape Florida Lighthouse. A real gem at the end of Biggs state park. A lot of history and well worth the walk and time. Check...More

Date of experience: August 2018
6  Thank RJames1950
Reviewed 12 August 2018

This is the best place to see the beauties of Bill Baggs Park. At the top of the lighthouse is possible to have a 360º view of the park, including the beautiful beach and the skyscrapers of downtown Miami.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Juliano C
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Visited the island today for the first time in over 50 years. It was amazing to walk along the sea wall watching the divers and the boats. There were many divers around the rocks. We walked around to the lighthouse. It was locked but the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Eliza56003
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

The light house was like closed yesterday or I could not find how to enter. The place looks well maintained and beautiful for the scenery surrounding it.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Julian Y
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Since it is a national park and you actually need to pay a fee in order to get in, it is a beach to enjoy with little kids

Date of experience: May 2018
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there are two free tours time one at 10am and one at 1pm thursady thru monday. we took the tour and would reccomend it. if you don't want the tour you can climb the lighthouse on you own as well.