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The Tarrytown Lighthouse

Kingsland Point Park, Palmer Avenue, Tarrytown, NY 10591
+1 914-242-7275
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Neat Little Lighthouse

This is a little tricky to find but worth the effort. Lighthouse was not open but was able to walk... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
thebick
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Medford, New Jersey
Alright

Ok, needs a little work. It's a little hard to get here, past a big fence with barbed wire. Not... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2017
pigcoon
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Vermont
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Southern-most of the 8 Hudson River live-in lighthouses.
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good30%
  • Average36%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“light house” (4 reviews)
“sleepy hollow” (5 reviews)
LOCATION
Kingsland Point Park, Palmer Avenue, Tarrytown, NY 10591
CONTACT
+1 914-242-7275

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a little tricky to find but worth the effort. Lighthouse was not open but was able to walk across bridge to the lower deck.

Thank thebick
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Ok, needs a little work. It's a little hard to get here, past a big fence with barbed wire. Not sure what's going behind the barbed wire. The lighthouse is falling into disrepair and lacks much charm, but it was a nice enough walk.

Thank pigcoon
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Working still on dismantling an old GM plant next to the lighthouse and you couldn't even get close to see it.

Thank rcneill2433
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

The picturesque Hudson gurgling by as sailboats took advantage of the last warm months and summer's end. The Tarrytown Lighthouse looks like it is out of s picture book! A great view of the Tappanzee Bridge in the distance. A trip to Tarrytown/Sleepy Hollow is...More

1  Thank Linsey H
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Was looking forward to seeing the Tarrytown lighthouse but due to the construction from demolishing the GM plant the path to lighthouse was not accessible. We viewed the lighthouse from a side street by the new modern condos and view the enormity of construction that...More

1  Thank mountainrevin
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Dont miss this beautiful romantic view of the Hudson River . very simple and lovely light house But be sure to take hat and worm cloth.

1  Thank ERIAFIK
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful park with lots of scenic views n some history as well..the lighthouse itself was pretty scary but very cool and you can take awesome pics of the bridge and everything around it..we really enjoyed ourselves walking 😀

1  Thank Cinsational
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Nice little Lighthouse with incredible views all around. The park is excellent and get great views of the lighthouse and the bridge. Couldn't access the Lighthouse as it was fenced off, but still got to see and and snap some photos.

1  Thank Steve O
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful park with pretty trees, picnic tables, places for volley ball. $5 parking-can be crowded on weekends. The lighthouse tour requests a donation but the amount is up to you. The lighthouse is well kept and has a good view of the...More

1  Thank H-Energy
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Could not actually access the lighthouse because the area was fenced off. I suppose we could have went through the hole but it did not seem right. This isn't really worth the drive because unless you come when the tour is.

4  Thank Jason S
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watchman323
9 February 2017|
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Response from Steve O | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely - you could walk along the road over to the park and to the lighthouse. It was maybe a 5 minute drive from the train station to the park so walking wouldn't be a problem.
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Veronica K
20 October 2015|
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Response from Bill T | Reviewed this property |
I may be too late. Go to the kukuit parking lot traffic light. Just north of that location turn left (not into the tourist attraction but at the light on the bottom of the hill. Follow that street around (use your GPS) do... More
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