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Lighthouse New York State

1 of 81 lighthouses of New York. I have traveled thru Canada and th U S photographing 1170... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Whitestone, New York
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We were impressed with the condition of the lighthouse. Many water craft sailing nearby. Two hour... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Clearwater, Florida
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1 Fuhrmann Blvd, Buffalo, NY 14203-3105
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Reviewed 24 December 2018

I don't know who gave a private organization, the Buffalo Lighthouse Association, the right to restrict and limit access with a chained gate, and charge an admission "donation" to a public park. In the past , the path to the lighthouse and the Buffalo Lighthouse...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Gary Z
Reviewed 6 November 2018

1 of 81 lighthouses of New York. I have traveled thru Canada and th U S photographing 1170 lighthouses

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank StanleyW2
Reviewed 30 August 2018

We were impressed with the condition of the lighthouse. Many water craft sailing nearby. Two hour cruise boat sailing right beside it.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bob19512014
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Was not open. Tried 2 different days. It needs more volunteers to help. Really disappointed. I am sure there was a beautiful view.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Vicki H
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Our tour boat cruised up to the lighthouse and gave us a two minute history of it. I think the point of the detour was to turn the boat around so that we could return to the dock facing the right way. It's picturesque but...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kurt_in_CLE
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Lot of history next to coast guard admission is cheap certain days you can go up in it otherwise you can walk up to it lot of naval artifacts here

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Added this stop at the advice of the Dunkirk Lighthouse staff and very happy we did. Visited all 12 of the major lights between Cleveland and Rochester over the Memorial Day Weekend. This one was my favorite! We Luckily arrived just in time for the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank CesarGeranemo
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Drove out to the lighthouse in Buffalo. I saw where people were having a hard time finding the path to take to get to the lighthouse, but they have added a building and sign on the path now. There were people in the building to...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank moseysmelody
Reviewed 31 August 2017

My friend and I took the ferry over from CANALSIDE. I love lighthouses and was hoping to get up close and personal with this one. But, the park area owned by the coast guard is closed due to construction or repairs. I was happy to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

I'm a lighthouse buff and have shot nearly all the lighthouses on Lake Erie. I just had to get a shot of the Buffalo Lighthouse, but due to a foot injury, I was unable to walk to the lighthouse. I did the next best thing...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Lorrie C
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1 June 2018|
Response from moseysmelody | Reviewed this property |
There is some parking along the street that is not too far of a walk, but there is not a designated parking lot for the lighthouse