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Monhegan Light

Monhegan Island, ME
+1 207-596-7003
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Part of the museum

this was interesting to see, especially as it is a light house that is not as near to the water as... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Linda B
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Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States
Exquisite view

Well worth the short trek up a hill to this scenic overview and iconic lighthouse. Benches for... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
SherrylAtlanta_GA
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Atlanta, GA
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Monhegan Island, ME
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Reviewed 1 week ago

this was interesting to see, especially as it is a light house that is not as near to the water as most you would see. It is part of the museum and you cannot actually go into the light house.

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Well worth the short trek up a hill to this scenic overview and iconic lighthouse. Benches for contemplative moments.

Thank SherrylAtlanta_GA
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Take the hike up to the light and sit on the bench that overlooks the island. If you are up for an adventure, go after dark (take a flashlight) and watch the lighthouse beam circle overhead.

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I have enjoyed visiting this lighthouse and having my picture taken on front of it. The lighthouse grounds are well taken off and maintained by the island residents.

Thank Dave L
Reviewed 19 October 2016

our visit was part of a longer walk across the island and we were very pleased with this as one very scenic spot

Thank Redwoodkid
Reviewed 5 October 2016

The view by the Monhegan Light is one of the most beautiful lighthouse views that I have ever seen. It high up a hill and gives you an obstructed of the entire Village Area as well as Ocean and other Islands. It is an easy...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Gives an insight to the lives of the light house keeper and his family, and also gives information on the fog horn keeper who was located just across the harbor on Mannana Island. Of the multiple visits to this museum it was the first time...More

Thank FandB2
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Monhegan Light sits high on a hill overlooking the town. The view is great on one side of the island, and the light is a easy walk up from the wharf .

Thank scott a
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Day or night this is a great spot for amazing views. It is one of my favorite places to watch the sunset. But I also enjoy coming to sit up here mid day to get some great photographs.

Thank NoraMaya
Reviewed 30 August 2015

We weren't able to view the inside or the museum, but the quaint lighthouse is beautiful, as is the view of the island and the ocean!

Thank EMC_JC
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