Plum Island Lighthouse, Newburyport

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Lighthouse · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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  • We travel the east coast and look for lighthouses on our visits. We were visiting Newburyport and were told there was a lighthouse on the close Plum Island. It was a short 10-15 minute drive from...  more »
  • I was looking for it as I walked along the beach but could not find it. I was surprised to finally find that it is tucked away and hiding behind some tall pine trees and surrounded by houses at the...  more »
  • Small little lighthouse very much on land and not really near the water. However, this is truly a beautiful little place and markers placed around the lighthouse. The parking was a bit tricky. Many people were in the area and we had to do a bit of walking, but it was worth it.
  • Interesting location for a lighthouse. Nothing else there since it's not on the beach. It's a working navigation beacon so access to the inside is extremely limited. You cannot see the river or the ocean from its location.

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