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Maine Lighthouse Museum

1 Park Dr, Rockland, ME 04841-3437
+1 207-594-3301
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Lighthouse Museum

Very informative with wonderful presentations and displays. I would highly recommend this museum... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2016
Marilyn B
via mobile
Extremely Interesting

It was a rainy morning so we stopped in here, and so glad we did. After seeing many lighthouses... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2016
Berkshires, Massachusetts
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1 Park Dr, Rockland, ME 04841-3437
+1 207-594-3301
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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Very informative with wonderful presentations and displays. I would highly recommend this museum to Lighthouse enthusiasts.

Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed 12 October 2016

It was a rainy morning so we stopped in here, and so glad we did. After seeing many lighthouses along the coast we found the displays and information to be very, very interesting. The way the light crystals are displayed with small light bulbs in...More

Thank M616M
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Very interesting, especially enjoyed talking with a former member of the Coast guard. Beautiful display of fresnel lenses.

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Easy to find museum located in the same building as the Chamber of Commerce. The front part seemed like there wasn't going to be much to see then the back room opens up with an incredible number of lighthouse items, fascinating! Nice location near the...More

Thank RKAustin
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

The Maine Lighthouse Museum is well thought out with a lot of information and exhibits in a small space. Easy to access and very educational. A great experience for a very low cost.

Thank jacquebowman
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

The museum was more interesting than I thought it would be. We spent about a hour and I would have spent more time if I had time. Never thought much about lighthouses prior to visiting the museum.

Thank Bob F
Reviewed 14 September 2016

My husband and I visited this museum. I am a lighthouse fanatic, my husband less so, but we both enjoyed the visit very much. The fresnel lens exhibit is impressive, as are all the large, detailed, hand made, scale models of Maine lighthouses. There are...More

Thank NancyJW169
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Until I visited the Maine Lighthouse Museum I had no idea just how complicated it was to keep the lights on especially during the early days of lighthouses. My only complaint would be that a few more of the displays were fully functional I felt...More

Thank NMandBeyond
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Be sure to stop at this interesting museum if you like light houses. A good place for a group tour. Friendly staff.

Thank texascinzia
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Nice small lighthouse museum learned quite a bit good way to spend an hour. All lighthouses shown lights and lenses and all about Keep the lights on Abbie!!!

Thank Janet M
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