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Nobska Point Lighthouse

Nobska Road, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA
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Nice visit with great views

This is an old lighthouse, that has been relocated over the years. Great view of the coast and the... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2017
Jason W
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Lincoln, Nebraska
Stunning place!

I stopped to see this local attraction while traveling on a business trip. Very easy to access! The... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
Tanya D
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Nobska Road, Woods Hole, Falmouth, MA
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

This is an old lighthouse, that has been relocated over the years. Great view of the coast and the surrounding area.

Thank Jason W
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

I stopped to see this local attraction while traveling on a business trip. Very easy to access! The beach is right across the street but you can't access it from the lighthouse. The view is very picturesque.

Thank Tanya D
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Loved the view from this lighthouse and across the street at the overlook an interesting gravesite. Makes me wish I knew this woman who died. She was obviously very much loved.

Thank keylon
Reviewed 15 February 2017

There are only a few parking places so arrive well before sunset for the best photos but the views are worth the hassle.

Thank Julian A
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We live in the area and still, Nobska is special! The view driving to and from Is beautiful. Drive the whole way along the water from behind Falmouth's Main Street to the sweet Village of Woods Hole. You will find Nobska about half way and...More

Thank houseonthecape
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We were taking a day to drive to the tip of Cape Cod and picked out a few lighthouses to visit. This was the first one. It was a sunny day with clear view. Definitely worth the time to stop! Parking can be a little...More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 6 January 2017

ive been coming here (Falmouth)on and off for thirty plus years .i made my first trip at less than five mths old.im prejudiced highly toward the area ,but i dare anyone to not enjoy the views from this light house or the surrounding coast .its...More

Thank myleswoods
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We got several really nice photos of the lighthouse as we were on the ferry with our car headed to Martha's Vineyard. Be sure to have your camera ready and have the zoom lenses on if you have one. It goes by very quickly.

Thank Island Realtor
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I loved it when my family stopped here for a visit. The best lighthouse I have ever visited ever. Great place for taking selfies if you are a selfie person. Loved it!

Thank Jarod F
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Views are spectacular, you can watch the Vineyard ferries come and go. Lighthouse history is wonderful to learn. Keep driving along the coast for beautiful views of the ocean

Thank Rickwheel
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vtmegsmom
Where is Nobska Lighthouse Beach?
22 March 2017|
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Response from Jarod F | Reviewed this property |
Falmouth, ma
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yehuda k
Can you go inside the lighthouse and climb the stairs?
16 August 2016|
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Response from LarryK541 | Reviewed this property |
No, you can only look at it. It ha a tremendous presence however.
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Kimberly R
If we leave our car in Falmouth as is suggested and take the WHOOSH trolley to WHOI, how do we get to Nobska Lighthouse? Can we walk? Is there a loop bus?
7 July 2016|
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Response from Nicole P | Reviewed this property |
I didn't notice the trolley. Most people ride their bikes up there. My husband and I walked there and back from the Woods Hole Inn. The weather was nice, so we made the most of it. You can drive to the lighthouse, but there... More
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