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Sodus Bay Lighthouse Museum, Sodus Point

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The Sodus Bay Historical Society operates a local history museum in the Sodus Bay Lighthouse, which was built in 1870. Exhibitions include lighthouse tools, Fresnel lenses, maritime artifacts, ship models, railroads and trolleys, and a commemoration of the War of 1812 Battle of Sodus Point. Visitors can climb the lighthouse tower, enjoy beautiful gardens, and shop for unique gifts. The grounds are available for weddings. The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday, from May 1 through October 31.
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  • The lighthouse has a beautiful view of Sodus Point. It's a nice stop along the way, however not much to do.  more »
  • a restored vintage lighthouse and museum overlooking sodus bay lake ontario it is situated high on a cliff high above the water very good view  more »
  • This is where I watched my mother marry her high school sweetheart! It was beautiful and very classy! Despite the wind, it was a next-to-perfect location! Amazing views!  more »
  • Came here for a wedding. wonderful views of the bay and the lake. worth a look see for the history and vibe of the grounds and property.
  • It's a very nice historical museum. Offering tours and has interactive set ups. The gift shop offers lots of nice clothing and authentic candy!
  • Sunset there looking over lake was so relaxing for the end of busy day. Grounds well kept. Lighthouse very interesting.
  • One of my favorite places to shoot.
  • Staff are great, answered every question that you had. Gift shop not to expensive and fun for family !