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Maine Lighthouse Museum

1 Park Dr, Rockland, ME 04841-3437
+1 207-594-3301
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Lighthouses, lighthouses, lighthouses

Lighthouses, lighthouses, lighthouses. This is the place to learn everything you wish to know about... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Cavydad
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Camarillo, California
History

If you love lighthouses this is a must see. Presentations were done very well. Wonderful to see... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
A D
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Saint Augustine Beach, Florida
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  • Average7%
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1 Park Dr, Rockland, ME 04841-3437
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Lighthouses, lighthouses, lighthouses. This is the place to learn everything you wish to know about Maine lighthouses. Excellent exhibit.

Thank Cavydad
PFCMa, Public Relations Manager at Maine Lighthouse Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for the review! Please tell your friends about us and consider joining the museum!!

Reviewed 1 week ago

If you love lighthouses this is a must see. Presentations were done very well. Wonderful to see the preservation of lighthouse history

Thank A D
PFCMa, Public Relations Manager at Maine Lighthouse Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to review the museum! Glad you enjoyed your visit and hope you will return as our exhibits are always changing. Please tell your friends about us and consider joining the museum.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great museum located within the local commerce office. Easy parking. I learned a lot about lighthouses and their keepers and realized I had a lot of misconceptions. For example, I had thought lighthouses were just to warn ships about hazards, but I learned that each...More

Thank ccrocks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great museum for explaining maritime history crucial to the Maine coast. Very well assembled displays, and helpful attendants in both the gift shop and museum.

Thank Dale D
PFCMa, Public Relations Manager at Maine Lighthouse Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to review the museum! Glad you enjoyed your visit! Please come back soon and tell your friends about us!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great museum if you are interested in maritime history. Located right on the harbor, an easy walk from downtown. I learned a lot about how lighthouses operated before they were electrified and automated, and they had a big collection of lenses and lamps. The video...More

Thank Jane W
PFCMa, Public Relations Manager at Maine Lighthouse Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to write a review! Glad you enjoyed your visit! Please tell your friends about your experience. Hope you pay a return visit as our exhibits are always changing.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum is right down one of the side streets from the center of town and it has a wealth of information. We were fortunate when viewing that one of the folks working was an old Coast Guard service member and he provided us the...More

Thank Steven S
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Nice museum with a lot of pictures and information about lighthouses and the lighthouse service and coast guard.

Thank 10sJohn
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Price was ok for the number of exhibits, must watch the video, clean rest rooms, gift shop, easy access

Thank B3473BOangelat
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Wonderful history we have and so well captured! Beautiful displays & great stories of our light houses.

Thank Madeline C
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We got a great, informal tour from a docent who knew her stuff. She lived for years in Maine and is now retired, and lives in Rockland for the summer. She demonstrated the Fresnel lighthouse lens and told us about the lonely and sometimes tough...More

Thank wiiildbill
PFCMa, Public Relations Manager at Maine Lighthouse Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write the nice review! I bet you picked up Connie Small's book called "The Lighthouse Keeper's Wife". Connie was a wonderful lady who inspired so many of us to "keep a good light". She wrote the book when she...More

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Tony B. Sorry for the confusion, my comments were not directed to you but were meant for the people in charge of Trip Advisor. We have tried to update the information they are giving out with no success. We do know that... More
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