Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum, Port Clyde

#4 of 16 in Museums in Mid Coast Maine
Open weekends in May from 1:00 - 5:00

Open daily Memorial Day through Columbus Day

(Sunday-Friday 1:00 pm-5:00 pm, Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm). Free Admission!

The lighthouse grounds are open from dawn to dusk. Pets are welcome on the grounds (not the museum) and must be leashed. Owners must pick up after their pets. There are no trash receptacles on the grounds. Port-a-potties are available from May through mid-October.
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  • We had a great time riding out to this Lighthouse. It's definitely a drive off the main highway especially with the "detour" due to road work. It was still definitely worth going. Picturesque scenery ...  more »
  • Be prepared for a long drive to the lighthouse as it is quite a distance from Highway #1 whether you are coming from the North or South. You do get to see some scenic rural areas that are especially p...  more »
  • Forty-five minute drive from the main highway. The lighthouse itself is the smallest I've seen. Unfortunately there was work being done on it when we were there and the museum had closed. Beautiful co...  more »
  • It's a bit of a hike out here but it's worth the drive. This little lighthouse is adorable and the view is gorgeous. We missed the opening hours for the little museum but the experience of just being here was enough. Two small parking lots for adequate parking but the road getting there was too narrow for two way traffic so be careful if you have a large vehicle.
  • This is the lighthouse from Forrest Gump! It's not spectacular, but it is well-groomed and charming. Very pretty. The museum is a great spot for picking up information about lobstering, lighthouses, and local history. The gift shop even has a nice little selection of items to remember your visit by. I also recommend taking a quiet moment at the fishermen's memorial in consideration for those lost at sea.
  • Museum and shop were closed when we got there. Although they were pretty small. Great scenery. Cool lighthouse.
  • Always lovely. Nice tiny museum and great views. Lot the salt air.
  • Great view. One of best lighthouses to visit in Maine.

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