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Lime Kiln Point State Park Interpretive Center
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Visit the Interpretive Center while you are at Lime Kiln Point State Park. Come learn about the orca whales that frequent our shores, the historic lime kilns & lighthouse that are in Lime Kiln Point State Park. The Interpretive Center staffed by Friends of Lime Kiln Society (FOLKS) volunteers and all donations support the Center and other FOLKS programs & projects in Lime Kiln Point State Park. There is also a small gift shop in the Interpretive Center.
Useful Information: Wheelchair access, Activities for young children, Food available for purchase, Bathroom facilities, Activities for older children
South Egremont, Massachusetts
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35 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Saw orcas!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2014

Go early in the morning and follow the signs to the whale watching area. You might get lucky! We also saw a harbor seal devouring a salmon right under our noses!

Visited August 2014
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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23 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Orka”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2014

Excellent place to spot the orka's! We saw them two days in a row. The whales gave us a show, jumping out of the water!. They come really close to the shore. We did a boattrip too, but when you're as lucky as us, you see them much closer from the shore!

Visited July 2014
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Townsend, Tennessee
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15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Great place to visit”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2014

The history of this light house is worth the visit, but during the time when Orca Whales swim by everyone congregates to see them, and your met with professionals that let you know all about the history and Orca's. Worth seeing.

Visited July 2014
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1 Thank Alice b
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Rancho Santa Margarita, California
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230 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
“Wow... so much information”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2014

This place is full of great information and well worth the entry fee. This is the place to go to learn about whales, specifically Orca's... It is self guiding with many wonderful tidbits of information. They also have a couple of video's going to watch that are also quite interesting. a nice place to take the family

Visited August 2014
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Thank dbl60
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Boca Raton, Florida
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“picturesque”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2014

Beautiful grounds, tons of trails, places to sit and view the water, the whales if your lucky, lighthouse, great place to picnic, read a book, take in unspoiled nature!

Visited August 2014
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Thank Linda B
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