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The North Carolina Coast Sights

Currituck Beach Lighthouse

  • 1101 Corolla Village Rd., off Rte. 12 Map It
  • Corolla
  • Nautical Site/Lighthouse

Updated 10/22/2014

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The 1875 lighthouse was built from nearly one million bricks, which remained unpainted. Except in high winds or thunderstorms, you can climb 220 steps to the top of the northernmost lighthouse on the Outer Banks.

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1101 Corolla Village Rd., off Rte. 12, Corolla, North Carolina, 27927, United States

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Sight Details:

  • $8 (cash only) to climb to the top
  • Easter–Thanksgiving, daily 9–5 (open until 8 Wed. and Thurs. in summer)

Updated 10/22/2014


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