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Edgartown Lighthouse, Edgartown
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Edgartown Lighthouse has been standing tall since 1939, when it was built on the spot of an old wooden lighthouse. The iron-cast tower stands on the entrance of the Katama Bay. Walk the path connecting the artificial island of the lighthouse and take in the marine landscape around you. Visit the museum inside to learn more about the history of the building itself as well as the island's harbor. With our custom trip planner, Edgartown attractions like Edgartown Lighthouse can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • This is my favorite light house on the island. Situated on beach, it is an easy walk to get to from the main road. The beach isn't really used for swimming and generally not very populated. The lighth...  more »
  • This is a special lighthouse. The kind of lighthouse you read about in stories. Its setting is picturesque with the sailboats in the background and the beachy feeling walking up to it. It is very easy...  more »
  • right outside the Harbourview Hotel is a lighthouse and it is a lovely place to walk along the water.