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Fenwick Island Lighthouse

Lighthouse Avenue & 146th Street Intersection, Lighthouse Avenue & 146th St Intersection, Fenwick Island, DE
+1 302-436-8100
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If you are in the area, stop by for a little bit of history.

If you are in Ocean City or Fenwick, stop by for a little bit of history. 146th St. bayside. Very... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
cindy r
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Ocean City, Maryland
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Worth a stop

We enjoyed our visit, but drove by for a second visit on our last day and found it closed due to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KMc4528
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good29%
  • Average38%
  • Poor12%
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Lighthouse Avenue & 146th Street Intersection, Lighthouse Avenue & 146th St Intersection, Fenwick Island, DE
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+1 302-436-8100
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you are in Ocean City or Fenwick, stop by for a little bit of history. 146th St. bayside. Very surprising that I just found out about this historic lighthouse after so many years! Check their website for open hours and more history, like the...More

1  Thank cindy r
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our visit, but drove by for a second visit on our last day and found it closed due to high heat, so arrive early (10-12). Only the ground floor was open the day we were there. There was only one volunteer and she...More

Thank KMc4528
Reviewed 1 week ago

Be the tourist and stop be and see this site. You won't be disappointed. While in the area please make this a must stop.

Thank Don B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is not much here, but please don't let that stop you from viewing a piece of history. This run by volunteers who do amazing work! Since is run by a volunteer organization you are not able to go up to the top; which is...More

Thank Kiff133
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cute little lighthouse. Worth the visit if you are in the area, but don't make a special trip just for this one

Thank msc07840
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We stayed in OC not too far away so only took a few minutes to get to. Glad that was the case, would have been disappointed if we went way out of our way. Don't get me wrong, it is cute but the location is...More

1  Thank LVPADad
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We stopped here even though we went to Rehoboth area before the season started (early May). We could not go in, as it wasn't open yet, but recommend stopping as this is a historical landmark and very old. Great history - read the markers on...More

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 30 April 2017

What a shame this landmark was not treated as a landmark. It is stuck out in a trailer park. Sad this wasn't respected.

Thank cebgel
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

If your driving by this lighthouse is a must see. It's only one block off of the main road that runs up through OCean City, Fenwick and on upward. The lighthouse is nestled into the edge of a trailer park and actually is pretty cute....More

Thank Mfclingan
Reviewed 27 February 2017

The lighthouse itself is absolutely adorable . . . proud, tall, and majestic. What is less than ideal is the location . . . it's truly in the backyard of a trailer park. While that can be expected in shore points, it's quite unexpected next...More

1  Thank Jenny H
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Response from Michelle S | Reviewed this property |
No, can only visit the small museum downstairs if the gate around the lighthouse is unlocked.
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