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Highland Light

27 Highland Light Rd, Truro, MA 02652
+1 508-487-1121
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Cape Cod Lighthouse

There is a fee to tour this lighthouse. The tour guides are very informative, telling about the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Historic Lighthouse

The lighthouse, also called the Cape Cod Light, was relocated to this spot. It is well-kept and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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This lighthouse was the first light sailors glimpsed when reaching this side of the Atlantic Ocean.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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27 Highland Light Rd, Truro, MA 02652
+1 508-487-1121
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Reviewed yesterday

There is a fee to tour this lighthouse. The tour guides are very informative, telling about the history of the lighthouse. The nearby museum was closed for the season. The climb is not too bad, but it gets narrower as you go up. There is...More

Thank jastine
Reviewed 5 days ago

The lighthouse, also called the Cape Cod Light, was relocated to this spot. It is well-kept and has a number of displays and videos explaining the history of the light.

Thank TaraB0997
Reviewed 1 week ago

It could not have been more spectacular with the colors in the sunrise & the cloud formations above the lighthouse. Great for picture taking. Also it is right on a golf course so that added a nice addition

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you've never been to Highland Light, you have to go! It's more than a lighthouse. There's a very interesting museum located in the building, and during certain times of year they offer guided tours of the lighthouse. A lot of history, a lot to...More

Thank capecodlobstahlovah
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I just visited the lighthouse and found it to be a very enjoyable and educational experience. The staff were very friendly and knowledgeable. Linda (the docent when we were there) was fabulous! She was a wealth of information and such a good...More

1  Thank Belinda B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting tour of lighthouse, that was moved to save it from erosion. Staff were very informative, sharing the lighthouse history. Awesome views from the top...

Thank bill_of_prospect
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you enjoy different types of structural architecture, Fresnel lenses, scenic views, and navigational history the Highland Lighthouse is for you. It is interesting to observe from the inside as you climb the steel spiral staircase upwards to the top and note all the detail...More

Thank Don C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice lighthouse, can be climbed. The beach and water were hidden from us by a fog bank that moved in for the rest of the day so we missed seeing much. But it is the maritime and fog gives it a different atmosphere. It's...More

Thank Lola2104
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lighthouse is a must see for families with young kids! We had a great time with our little ones running to the base and seeing the ocean behind it!

Thank SeeItBeforeYouDie17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first time touring a light house and it was spectacular. We loved it. The oldest one in the Cape and still well maintained. Excellent informative staff. The view from the top just amazing. You need to climb up and that in itself was awesome....More

Thank Gerri M
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Debbi R
14 September 2017|
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Response from Jun B | Reviewed this property |
Not sure how many.. but its not that bad.