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Lighthouses

Always picturesque, lighthouses light up the landscape in more ways than one!

Updated April 28, 2017
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  1. Free! "Sights & Attractions" in San Pedro, California, USA
    Point Fermin Lighthouse was the lighthouse for the Port of Los Angeles from 1874 to 1942. As an aid to navigation, it guided ships around the Point Fermin cliff sand and into San Pedro harbor. It was built in 1874 at the time Phineas Banning was dred…
  2. Free! "Sights & Attractions" in Alexandria, Virginia, USA
    Many lighthouse fans are surprised to learn that there is a lighthouse near Washington, DC, on the Potomac River. Jones Point Lighthouse is located in Jones Point Park, at the southern edge of Alexandria, Virginia. The wood frame lighthouse is no …
    This review was featured on Friday April 26th, 2013
  3. Free! "Sights & Attractions" in Fenwick Island, Delaware, USA
    Fenwick Island Lighthouse was opened in 1859 to warn coastwise shipping of the Fenwick Shoals. The lighthouse is located just inside the Delaware state line, a few feet from Maryland. It's easy to visit today and recommended when you are in the Easte…
  4. Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Tybee Island, Georgia, USA
    A lighthouse has been standing on Tybee Island at the head of the Savannah River since 1736. The lighthouse today is the fourth on the site and was built in 1869 using the foundation of the third lighthouse of 1773. It stands 154 feet (37 m) tall. Th…
  5. Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Saint Augustine, Florida, USA
    St. Augustine Lighthouse with its distinctive black-and-white swirl can be seen across the Matanzas River from downtown St. Augustine. The lighthouse is located on Anastasia Island at a spot where a lighthouse has existed since the mid-18th century. …
  6. Free! "Sights & Attractions" in Nassau, Bahamas
    The famous lighthouse at the entrance to Nassau Harbour is one of the most recognizable and photographed landmarks in Nassau. The lighthouse is also known also as Paradise Island Light or Hog Island Light. (Hog Island was renamed to the more appealin…
    This review was featured on Wednesday May 5th, 2010
  7. Very cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos
    Grand Turk Lighthouse dates to 1852. Located at the northern tip of the island, the lighthouse was installed to protect against the many shipwrecks that had occurred on the reefs of the Turks Island Passage. The cast iron lighthouse was prefabricated…
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