Burnt Island Lighthouse, Boothbay Harbor

#8 of 27 in Historic Sites in Mid Coast Maine
Lighthouse · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Restoration of all the buildings, except the lighthouse, was completed in 2003. The buildings serve as a living history museum where interpreters in period clothing portray a lighthouse family who called Burnt Island home from 1936 to 1951. Tours leave from Pier 8 in Boothbay Harbor on Mon. & Thurs. from July 7 to Sept.1 at 1:45. Call 207 633 2284.
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  • nice view from the water, watched some repairs being done. cap'n fish cruise was great, would go again.  more »
  • I was able to go to this charming island with friends in their boat. Just beautiful spot for a picnic. On a calm day you kayak out. Simple place to be in nature and also enjoy this lighthouse that...  more »

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