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East Quoddy Lighthouse, Campobello Island

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Head to East Quoddy Lighthouse for views over the Bay of Fundy from atop the 15 m (51 ft) tall lighthouse. Only accessible during low tide, the octagonal tower was built in 1829 and has been home to many lighthouse keepers over the years. It features white walls with a red cross painted across the height and width of the building. Four other buildings, also featuring a red and white theme, accompany the lighthouse. Many locals will tell you that the iconic building is in fact the most photographed lighthouse in the world. Arrange your visit to East Quoddy Lighthouse and discover more family-friendly attractions in Campobello Island using our Campobello Island trip itinerary maker.
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  • We visited when the tide was high, so we couldn't walk over to the lighthouse. But the views are spectacular,both at the point and on the road on the way out. Well worth the drive.  more »
  • We love lighthouses! This one has a most beautiful view AND if you arrive during low tide, you can walk across to it...if not...you can just view it from the other side as we did. When we visited, a l...  more »
  • The natural beauty of this spot must make it popular with travelers in the summer. It was nearly deserted in September which gave us an excellent opportunity to do some great bird watching. Dramatic c...  more »