Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse, New Castle

A chapter of the American Lighthouse Foundation, caring for two historic lighthouses in New Castle, NH (Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse), and Kittery, ME (Whaleback Lighthouse).
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  • For a small fee, you can hear about the lighthouse, the history of it and get to climb to the top. What an amazing view!! The volunteers are nice and very helpful!!! I can’t wait to go again!  more »
  • We headed east to New Castle early morning, the smallest and easternmost town in New Hampshire, and the only one located entirely on islands with a population of 979 only, to see the Lghhouse. Yet, fe...  more »
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  • This area has great views. The lighthouse is adjacent to Fort Constitution. It's just a great place to sit on the rocks and relax. You will also get to see the quaint town of New Castle on you way. It's like stepping back in time.
  • Awesome place. Glad we came back this year. Definitely better than in January

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