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Cape Elizabeth Light

225 Two Lights Rd, opposite Lobster Shack, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107-9515
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Disappointing sidetrip

When someone tells you that something is a must-see and in many calendars, you would think that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sbr812
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Newtown, Pennsylvania
Wish we could have seen more.

We drove up expecting to see more and learn more about the lighthouses!! So we were a little... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Paul K
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225 Two Lights Rd, opposite Lobster Shack, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107-9515
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"lobster shack"
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"two lights state park"
in 11 reviews
"residential neighborhood"
in 4 reviews
"light house"
in 10 reviews
"portland head light"
in 8 reviews
"parking lot"
in 8 reviews
"small beach"
in 5 reviews
"beautiful light"
in 3 reviews
"on the rocks"
in 6 reviews
"beautiful sight"
in 2 reviews
"fort williams park"
in 4 reviews
"beach area"
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"beautiful area"
in 3 reviews
"lovely lighthouse"
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"iconic lighthouse"
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"driveway"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When someone tells you that something is a must-see and in many calendars, you would think that visiting the site in person would blow you away. Well, this was the exact opposite. While it was nice to see it from a distance, a private residence...More

Thank sbr812
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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

We drove up expecting to see more and learn more about the lighthouses!! So we were a little disappointed to find you can't get close..

1  Thank Paul K
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Reviewed March 10, 2018

Historical, brings back a lot of childhood memories for me, and just a nice place to get out and enjoy on a rare hot sunny day in Maine along the coast. Beautiful scenery, love the smell of the ocean rolling in off the ocean, and...More

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Reviewed March 6, 2018

This is NOT the Portland Head Light. This lighthouse, and the one to the west, are both privately owned and in a residential neighborhood and neither are open to the public. You can see the east lighthouse perfectly fine from the lobster shack so please...More

1  Thank Tad P
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Reviewed February 7, 2018

we were so happy to see the twin lighthouses . beautiful sight even though it was freezing cold. Must see

Thank silent_21
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Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

We came here thinking this was the location of the Portland Head Lamp. This isn't the iconic Lighthouse that you've seen pictures of. However, this place is an awesome place to see beautiful place to watch the sunrise!! It was a little cloudy but here;...More

Thank Rebecca M
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Reviewed December 6, 2017

Being from Maine of course I am partial to all our sites and history. If you want to see parts of Maine history this is a great add on. If memory serves there is a seafood shack on site, you can order your food and...More

Thank luvtravel98
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Reviewed November 14, 2017

Technically, this is part of Two Lights - but this is the only REAL light. Very interesting lobster house across the street that I wish I had the time to explore because the place was PACKED

Thank jm g
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Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

Came here years ago via a cruise, but this was much better because there was no time crunch. The lighthouse itself is beautiful, but the grounds, including the cliff walk, are very beautiful and relaxing. There is a small gift shop on site, and a...More

1  Thank Fenuzio
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Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

Went to the Two Lights State Park and found that the lighthouses were not actually there. Found my way here and the Lighthouse is up above where the parking area is. The small beach down below the Lighthouse was my favorite spot. Take a seat...More

Thank Glori H
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