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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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Fenwick Lighthouse

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

Reviewed yesterday
msc07840
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Hackettstown, New Jersey
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Was something to do

We stayed in OC not too far away so only took a few minutes to get to. Glad that was the case... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LVPADad
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Lehigh Valley,PA
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  • Average38%
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Lighthouse Avenue & 146th Street Intersection, Lighthouse Avenue & 146th St Intersection, Fenwick Island, DE
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Reviewed yesterday 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 1 week ago

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

Thank LVPADad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We were on our way to North Carolina to visit family and we decided to take some detours this was a nice diversion and stayed nearby in DE take the time to visit and see the local sights and maybe even meet the local people...More

Thank D C
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

This place has amazing history. Love the old pictures of the light house from long ago. Its a great light house for kids to see for the first time too and learn the history of the light house.

Thank hotsauce82
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Not much to see, other than a historical marker which provides a brief understanding of the lighthouse's history.

Thank bchane
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We drove the 30 min from Rehoboth and when we got there the gate was padlocked. The lighthouse is near a trailer park on a residential street. There's really nothing to see. The website said it was open until 2pm on Saturday, but clearly it...More

Thank alibell929
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Can you climb to the top of the lighthouse?
9 August 2015|
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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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