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“Great Lighthouse”

Nobska Point Lighthouse
Ranked #1 of 13 things to do in Woods Hole
Certificate of Excellence
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Plymouth, Massachusetts
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Great Lighthouse”
Reviewed 31 March 2014

This is a place that should not be missed. Old lighthouse and what a view out to the ocean. Not to be missed.

Visited March 2014
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Chicago, Illinois
Level 5 Contributor
70 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“My favorite lighthouse...”
Reviewed 30 December 2013

Whether from the sea, or from the land, Nobska is a quintessential lighthouse. You must look online and find the dates and times for tours, usually in the summer. The view from the lantern room is a stunning 360 degree panorama of Buzzards Bay, Vineyard Sound, and Nantucket Sound. Martha's Vineyard, the Elizabeth Islands, and Woods Hole are laid out like a toy village...

Visited August 2013
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Litchfield County
Level 5 Contributor
52 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“Beautiful view of it in a snowstorm!”
Reviewed 16 December 2013

Not much to see over the water, but the lighthouse itself is very picturesque. Very nice view from the road looking up the hill to the lighthouse.

Visited December 2013
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Thank CTNana
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cape cod, ma
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Nobska Lighthouse”
Reviewed 25 November 2013

Breath taking views of vineyard sound and martha's vineyard. A great place to just sit and 'rest" and just soak in the view. A few minutes walk (or bike) from woods hole center.

Visited August 2013
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Truckee, California
Level 5 Contributor
83 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“Historical Landmark”
Reviewed 12 November 2013

Lighthouses are a fascinating part of history, and this one was fun to see, although we weren't able to go inside. It provided the culmination of a nice drive on a beautiful day in Cape Cod.

Visited October 2013
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