Hillsboro Inlet Light, Hillsboro Beach

Lighthouse · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Hillsboro Inlet Lighthouse is a lighthouse located on the north side of Hillsboro Inlet, midway between Fort Lauderdale and Boca Raton, in Hillsboro Beach, Florida. The light marks the northern limit of the Florida Reef, an underwater coral formation on the lower east coast of the state.
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  • A lovely place! The park with lighthouse view are delightful. The artists find the lighthouse very drawable. Many others were just enjoying the view and relaxing. I’m glad I stopped here  more »
  • We visited this old lighthouse via a wonderful small. Ruise boat down the Intracoastal Waterway. Once we arrived , adjacent to the beach, my wife and I both climbed the 10 story lighthouse to,the...  more »
  • Because secluded cabins and beaches. Water so clear that you can see waves bring in fish right to the beach. A wonder quite getaway with a historical wonder always in sight.
  • We absolutely love this area in the winter. It can be chilly in January and expect ocean breezes. But a chilly day in Florida beats a cold January day up north. The lighthouse is open only on certain days for touring. It sits on Coast Guard owned property and managed by the Hillsboro Inlet Lighthouse Foundation.

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Duration: 2h 30 min