Gay Head Lighthouse, Aquinnah

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#3 of 7 in Historic Sites in Martha's Vineyard
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  • Recently moved and re-enforced. Learn about the history of the lighthouse by going and talking to the guides. It's a great view and the money goes to protecting this landmark. It's a beautiful brick l...  more »
  • The only brick lighthouse on Martha's Vineyard, and Moreover in an amazing location almost directly above the sea. With any luck (as happened to us) can happen to attend a pow wow held by the local natives.
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  • Nice view, but there are nice views all over the island. I went to see the benchmark located nearby. The lighthouse was open but it was $5 to climb which seemed a bit much to me.  more »

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