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Marshall Point Lighthouse Museum

Port Clyde, ME
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Great little stop

We stopped here on our way to Bar Harbor. It's a picturesque view and very quiet! Glad we took a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Marissa M
Margate City, New Jersey
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This is a lovely lighthouse.

At the end of a long pier, you will find Marshall Point Lighthouse. Some filming of Forrest Gump... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cleveland, Ohio
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stopped here on our way to Bar Harbor. It's a picturesque view and very quiet! Glad we took a detour here.

Thank Marissa M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At the end of a long pier, you will find Marshall Point Lighthouse. Some filming of Forrest Gump took place here. There is a wonderful view.

Thank cakedeco
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the place where Maine is personified.Iconic, historic educational and spectacularly beautiful in every season no matter the weather .Marshal Point is a breathtaking traditional light house.The small museum on site is a gem, reference library worthy of anyone who's interest is in fishing...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are into lighthouses, the Marshall Point Lighthouse and Museum is for you. It may take some wandering to find it, but it is well worth it. The day we visited, the volunteer staff was most helpful. There are displays of local occupations, lobstering...More

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 9 May 2017

It was fun to see the lighthouse Tom Hanks runs to in Forrest Gump, and it's set on beautiful grounds. It's about 30 min. drive from Rockland. Picnic tables overlooking the ocean - the Point is beautiful. We didn't see much else in the area,...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 7 May 2017

If you haven't watched Forest Gump (Of course you have, but just in case if you haven't) please watch the movie before coming here, it will have a different significance to the actual visit if you do. We came here on a very foggy day...More

Thank Kick8a
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Made a special trip to Marshall Point to see this lighthouse that was featured in the movie, Forrest Gump. What a beautiful spot. We were too early in the season (apparently) to find the museum open but this is still a wonderful, scenic place. Low...More

Thank T D
Reviewed 30 November 2016

I am not sure whether my favourite is this one or Pemaquid - they both have so much character ! It always seems to be a great sunny day when we come here to visit and this day was no exception - beautifully sunny, warm...More

Thank Dennis P
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Beautiful area to walk around and visit and see the memorials surrounding the light house - wonderful place to feel the history and fishing heritage of this sea port!

Thank Thom W
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Checked out this lighthouse on a whim. A little bit of a travel but well worth it. The view is simply beautiful . It speaks for itself. A must see!

Thank Glori H
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