Sankaty Head Lighthouse, Siasconset

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#2 of 7 in Historic Sites in Nantucket
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  • August 5, 2017
    This lighthouse was moved back from the eroding cliff. We walked to the fence and saw the erosion. Nice that they are saving the light, which is still operating. You cannot go inside or climb up, but ...  more »
  • July 27, 2017
    Visiting Nantucket you should definitely go to Sankaty Head Lighthouse. My personal favorite way is riding a bike - the ride is really pleasant and you get so see a lot of beautiful views on the way. ...  more »
  • July 26, 2017
    Beautiful, historic, and well maintained lighthouse situated on a gorgeous cliff front of Nantucket.  more »
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  • June 22, 2017
    Wow, the best light house on the island, quite secluded and the most breath taking view.
  • November 17, 2016
    Absolutely gorgeous setting for a gorgeous lighthouse. The view from the top of the bluff it sits on overlooks a good portion of the island as well as the coast (where you'll see seals!). Well worth the trip up.
  • March 9, 2016
    Beautiful light house and worth stopping by to walk around it if you are in the area. There are a couple of days a year that it is open so that you can walk up and see the view from the top. Check the website for times to see if it coincides with your visit.
  • January 24, 2016
    I haven't been there in 20 years, but I'm so happy it's still standing!
  • June 6, 2016
    The finest hours

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