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Twin Lights Historic Site

2 Light House Rd, Highlands, NJ 07732-1812
+1 732-872-1814
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Beautiful view from top of hill. Great examples and information about the sight. Explanation on how... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rotonda West, Florida
Beautiful lighthouse, great museum!

This lighthouse has great views, amazing artisanship, and a nice museum of flags and other... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lindsay A
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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2 Light House Rd, Highlands, NJ 07732-1812
+1 732-872-1814
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful view from top of hill. Great examples and information about the sight. Explanation on how lights worked.

Thank Boeschy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This lighthouse has great views, amazing artisanship, and a nice museum of flags and other memorabilia! A worthwhile stop.

Thank Lindsay A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great museum with a beautiful view of the Atlantic ocean and the Jersey shore. If you like maritime history you can actually close your eyes and step back in time...I enjoyed reading about a capsized boat in the nearby waters and a...More

1  Thank goodfoodrocks77
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Stopped by for a visit, very well maintained and staffed and wonderful views. It can be kinda hard to find but well worth it to see living history.

Thank indy4192
Reviewed 23 May 2017

My friends had spoke of this site for some time. We finally had an opportunity to visit. It's amazing to understand the history and enjoy the views. We climbed our way to the top of the tower and imagined what it must have been like...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Greatviews of sandy hook and shrewsbury river. Planning a picnic great spot the lighthouse and the history are amazing.

Thank Cathy G
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I am a New Jersey native and can't believe I have never visited this historic site until now. The views alone are worth a visit and it's free! You can see all the way to Manhattan on a clear day and the ocean views are...More

1  Thank Leah U
Reviewed 10 January 2017

The lighthouse has so much history. There's a cool museum located at the house. You can go up into the towers, and get an awesome view of the N.Y. skyline. The stairs are small and winding, but easy to navigate. Great place for a picnic!

Thank browniegirl2015
Reviewed 1 January 2017

I grew up in the area and moved after I graduated HS, but never visited Twin Lights while I lived in the area. So after visiting multiple times over the years, and never showing up when they were open, we finally made while they were...More

Thank Fyrfyter12
Reviewed 7 December 2016

It's 250' above Sandy Hook Bay with great photo opportunities of the bay, ocean and NYC particularly from the North End Tower. The climb to the tower top is 64 steps up a tight spiral staircase but it's free as is the museum itself. They...More

2  Thank duck8to
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