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Montauk Point Lighthouse

2000 Montauk Hwy, Montauk, NY 11954-5600
+1 631-668-2544
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See the tip

Beautiful view. Had soft drinks and enjoyed the nice weather. Bet it's very cold in the weather... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Matt P
via mobile
Always a beautiful site

We always love visiting the Montauk lighthouse it stands with such stature, it's beautiful and it's... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Carol A
Babylon, New York
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Located on the tip of Long Island, the oldest lighthouse in New York State offers a museum, gift shop and tours.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“long island” (117 reviews)
“small museum” (17 reviews)
“gift shop” (44 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:30 - 16:30
2000 Montauk Hwy, Montauk, NY 11954-5600
+1 631-668-2544
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful view. Had soft drinks and enjoyed the nice weather. Bet it's very cold in the weather. / few blocks from downtown and outdoor eating

Thank Matt P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We always love visiting the Montauk lighthouse it stands with such stature, it's beautiful and it's so great for children to see, visit and learn about.

Thank Carol A
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have been to the lighthouse many times and have always enjoyed the scenery. This time there is a new fee to enter the grounds ($11 adults). There was always a fee to go up into the lighthouse and museum but not just to go...More

Thank rsc15
Reviewed 3 days ago

I was excited to visit on a beautiful sunny morning, however I probably will not return. First note that you must pay $8 -cash only- to park. Not a big deal but then the credit card machine at the main gate was down. Didn't have...More

1  Thank xoekt
Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely view of Montauk point, must go up the 137 steps to get a view from the top. Wonderful historic landmark.

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I was very excited to make the trip out to Montauk for the first time living on long Island my entire life. Knowing it has a special place in American history as the first public works project authorized by President Washington was enough for me...More

Thank Lou L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For a break from the beach this was a nice short morning trip. The lighthouse and museum are fun and interesting and don't take long to do. There is a small playground with picnic tables for lunch, and it is close to parks/hiking.

Thank Matt T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love visiting lighthouses, it's not a must see everywhere, but certainly fun and great views. This one did not disappoint as the views were spectacular from up top and on the ground. It was a beautiful day and they were a lot of boats...More

Thank eaorasco
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited the Montauk lighthouse in late June of this year. The weather was absolutely perfect! the price to go up to the light house is super reasonable $11 and includes the ability to climb to the top. It is a functioning lighthouse so you...More

1  Thank Cassidy R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you love lighthouses like I do, definitely take the drive out to Montauk. The drive is beautiful and the lighthouse views are spectacular. The area is great to walk around as well.

Thank Cyndy M
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14 July 2017|
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Response from Sherry F | Reviewed this property |
The lighthouse is open on weekends only in the winter months.
Lia S
18 December 2016|
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Response from Gregory O | Reviewed this property |
From memory:- Public parking opposite this venue is $8.00. Entrance to the lighthouse is $10.00 for adults, cheaper rates for children & I think senior citizens/pensioners. Admission fee includes climbing the tower to the... More
Gabriela G
26 September 2016|
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Response from Lynne M | Reviewed this property |
I did see several dogs leashed on the property. I do believe they can go in the lighthouse though