Edgartown Lighthouse, Edgartown

4.6
#1 of 11 in Historic Sites in Martha's Vineyard
Edgartown Lighthouse has been standing tall since 1939, when it was built on the spot of an old wooden lighthouse. The iron-cast tower stands on the entrance of the Katama Bay. Walk the path connecting the artificial island of the lighthouse and take in the marine landscape around you. Visit the museum inside to learn more about the history of the building itself as well as the island's harbor. Put Edgartown Lighthouse on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Edgartown journey planner.
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  • Went early in the morning in the off season and no one was around. It was calm and beautiful. The lighthouse is about a 5 minute walk from where we parked, all pretty even walking. The lighthouse...  more »
  • It is a nice little stroll from the Harbor View Hotel. I highly recommend a cocktail at the Harbor View after your stroll. Their specialty cocktails are quite tasty and the bartender super...  more »

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