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Block Island Sights

North Light

  • Corn Neck Rd. Map It
  • Block Island

Updated 12/23/2013

Fodor's Review

This 1867 granite lighthouse on the northernmost tip of the Block Island National Wildlife Refuge serves as a maritime museum. The refuge is home to American oystercatchers, piping plovers, and other rare migrating birds. From a parking lot at the end of Corn Neck Road, it's a ¾-mile hike over sand to the lighthouse. Seals sun themselves on nearby Sandy Point during winter months.

Sight Information

Address:

Block Island National Wildlife Refuge, Corn Neck Rd., Block Island, Rhode Island, 02807, United States

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Phone:

401-466–3200

Sight Details:

  • Donation suggested
  • July 5–Labor Day, Thurs.–Mon. 10–4

Updated 12/23/2013

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