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Hereford Inlet Lighthouse, North Wildwood

Categories: Lighthouses, Tourist Spots
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4.6/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web
The Hereford Inlet Light is a historic lighthouse located in North Wildwood in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States, situated on the southwestern shore of Hereford Inlet at the north end of Five Mile Beach. Its construction was completed and it became operational in 1874.The tower and its beacon are visible for up to.
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  • Stopped by on our way home from Cape May and it was well worth the short detour. The lighthouse was well kept and full of interesting information and displays. Lovely views of the beach and surroundin...  read more »
  • The light house still operates it light nightly although it now is open to the public as a museum for young and old to enjoy, gain a respect for the importance of the lighthouse in their day. This is ...  read more »
  • One of the most beautiful light houses in New Jersey. Easy access from the road or the sea wall. Has a wonderful gardens, that attract a lot of butterflies. Wonderfully restored. 
  • Beautiful gardens, ocean view, awesome lighthouse- what else could you ask for, also has free parking while visiting the lighthouse!
  • Cool to learn about lighthouses and their keepers.
  • Beautiful gardens, very peaceful
  • It was a real house built with the light house on the third floor. Furniture of the time decorated the home on the first and second level. Second floor also has naval equipment. Enjoyed walking through history.
  • Cool history and nice views.
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