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Beautiful

I was very disappointed that it wasn't open while I was there. Was able to walk over to the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
MarlaI11
awesome view

attendant was very helpful and knew a lot to share with us and gave us ideas of places to go and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Museum that houses many artifacts and documents related to local history.
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577 H St, Crescent City, CA 95531-3743
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I was very disappointed that it wasn't open while I was there. Was able to walk over to the lighthouse island and enjoyed the beautiful ocean scene. So worth the time to stop.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MarlaI11
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lighthouse was closed for the winter so we didn't get a tour. We were able to cross the beach over to the light house , since we visited at low tide. The area isn't the most scenic, with shady characters hanging around.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

attendant was very helpful and knew a lot to share with us and gave us ideas of places to go and visit. the time of day we choose to go offered a spectacular view of the ocean and sun my grandchildren loved the tide pools

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank clo835
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The most unique aspect of this lighthouse is that you can walk up to it only at low tide. Great views of the ocean and City from this little "island".

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RoMistry
Reviewed 23 November 2018

It’s a beautiful old spot, and a photographer’s dream. At anything but the lowest tide, you have to be pretty nimble to get to it; we decided to skip it and just enjoy the view.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mejavi
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Tight squeeze in the lighthouse. I ha e sent my young nieces in for the tour and they did fine with the guide. The surrounding land is beautiful but don't get stuck in the tide or you'll be stuck on the island.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank traveler916_530
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

I am happy to share the sight with you but again if it's wintry times dress warmer. It's another amazing place to view from the parking lot. You may be able to go across the area whereby the tide goes out ... but you will...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank robertmI6879BH
Reviewed 4 November 2018

You can walk over to this lighthouse in the morning during low tide. Cute little lighthouse. We weren't there when it was open to tour. Would have liked to see inside.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Boisenb
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

This historic Lighthouse has been beautifully preserved including all of the exterior buildings and surrounding buildings. We were there in the offseason so could not tour the interior which must be fascinating. The views from the lighthouse proper are stunning. Please don't miss this site....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DOCDQ
Reviewed 24 October 2018

I had fun to find the Battery Point Lighthouse. I had to walk on the boardwalk and then I was on the beach. We could not go to the lighthouse because it was high tide. In low tide we could walk or drive to see...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Robby G C
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Consentida D
29 December 2018|
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Response from 585janar | Reviewed this property |
You can visit anytime as the weather is mild year round. Check the forecast and watch for storms. I think fall is best because there are often really nice days and less tourists.
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I don’t think there are any restrictions as long as the dog is on a leash.
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Response from Rob D | Reviewed this property |
Shouldn't be a problem
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