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Address: New Victoria, New Waterford, Nova Scotia, Canada

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Working Lighthouse

Even though it was raining, we found this working light house a great spot at sunset. We were able to get a few pictures which I hope to post.

Reviewed 16 September 2016
Buffalo, New York
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Buffalo, New York
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25 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Even though it was raining, we found this working light house a great spot at sunset. We were able to get a few pictures which I hope to post.

1 Thank Paulette702
New Waterford
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Interesting side trip, very close to ocean, great view, getting a facelift. I can see the light from my home.

Thank Yvonne D
New Waterford, Canada
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Love going out to Low Point Lighthouse in the evening to watch the sunset... also to listen to the waves splashing against the rocks... Such a peaceful place ..

Thank Colette C
Methuen, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2016

It's a beautiful drive through South Bar to get there, but the light house itself was a little disappointing. I thought it would at least have a plaque stating some history on the lighthouse. Beautiful location. Worth a Sunday drive.

Thank Morninghiker
Halifax Region, Canada
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56 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2015

This is a beautiful lighthouse that I recommend you make the effort to visit, especially if you enjoy seeing lighthouses. The place has a lot of history. Located in New Victoria (near New Waterford), Low Point is a historic Canadian lighthouse marking the entrance to Sydney Harbour. Lit in 1832, it is one of the earliest & most important light... More 

Thank Peyts69
Saskatoon, Canada
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33 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2015

This beautiful lighthouse is located in New Waterford. To find it, you need to drive down Kings Road (also known as Highway 28) until you get to New Victoria and soon see the sign for Brown's Road. Take that and when it ends and you see "Brown's Road extension" turn right. You'll soon see Lighthouse Rd. Drive down that gravel... More 

1 Thank mmg26
Cape Breton Island, Canada
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

Great lighthouse and view! Love this spot, it's very peaceful and scenic. Take some pics, lots of great photo opportunities.

Thank cutecapers
Toronto, Canada
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135 reviews
64 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2014

This is a great lighthouse and worth the side trip. Don't forget to bring your camera to capture the lighthouse and surrounding coast.

Thank DetDuke

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