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Point Prim Lighthouse

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Point Prim Road, Belfast, Prince Edward Island C0A 1A0, Canada
+1 902-659-2768
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The oldest lighthouse on PEI. The only round lighthouse on PEI. The only brick lighthouse on PEI, though it has been covered over by wood clapboard to protect the brick from further erosion. Gift shop have the original "light" on display. Local crafts for sale...More

Thank Christi M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a quintessential down east picture opp kind of place. Beautifully preserved and restored, this is simply a gorgeous lighthouse to vist. It also happens to be the oldest lighthouse on PEI and the only one made of brick. There is a $5 charge...More

Thank WhiteLakeDan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped yesterday the 4 of us. great history. friendly staff. got to see a seal following 2 kayaks. nice stop and not too far out of the way.

Thank Oilsandsgal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very cool experience. For $5 you can go into and climb to the top of the lighthouse and it is a must do! The stairs are steep and tight, so if you have mobility issues it may not be ideal, but if...More

Thank Cloudwater88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a little outside of town (45 minutes from Charlottetown) but if you’re in the area, it’s worth a stop. You can get climb up 3-4 narrow stairs/ladders and get to the top for a great view of the ocean. There is a nice little...More

Thank tshep42
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Locals suggested I stop here on my way to the ferry in Wood Islands. The grounds are well maintained and there is a little shop on site. There is a fee to climb the lighthouse. I just walked around the grounds. Would have stayed longer...More

Thank Acadia80
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Brought my 4 young children to check it out while on vacation. We were staying in a cottage up the road so we stopped in. There is a minimal fee to climb to the top but well worth it. My youngest is 3 and the...More

Thank mjjf77
Reviewed 19 August 2018

WOW!! This light house and visitor center has been kept up very well. The gals in the gift shop were very nice. Lots of cute items to pick from for gifts to take home. The views are amazing here!!

Thank JenJen1865
Reviewed 11 August 2018

We loved going to see this lighthouse. They have a nice gift shop that sells all different kinds of things. We picked up two small pieces of stained glass at very reasonable prices. The view from here is great and they have a dorey on...More

Thank gailp111
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

This is a beautifully well kept light house with beautiful views. Facility overlooks the water. There is an adjacent beach with Chowder House restaurant at the bottom of the hill. There is a charge to climb lighthouse.

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