These 16 Lighthouses In Florida Are Priceless Gems Everyone Should See
Lighthouses in Florida are historic treasures that can take you back to another time. Dating back to the 1800s, these iconic structures will give you a glimpse of postcard-perfect Old Florida. Here are some of our favorites.
There you have it, more proof of the charm and beauty that is all around us in the Sunshine State. Feel free to share any photos of lighthouses in Florida with us here in the comments or on our Facebook page!
If you love lighthouses, consider taking our Lighthouse Road Trip On The Florida Coast which will take you to of the ones that were featured in this post.
Lighthouses In Florida
What are some of the best coastal places to visit in Florida?
With 1,350 miles of coastline, Florida has numerous coastal attractions for visitors to enjoy. On Merritt Island, learn about space exploration at the world-renowned Kennedy Space Center and get an up-close and personal look at space shuttles. Head to Duval Street in Key West, one of the most famous streets in the state with numerous shops, restaurants, and bars to enjoy. These are just two notable coastal places to visit out of thousands.
What are the most important Florida landmarks to visit?
Florida has many National Historic Landmarks that have played significant roles in the state’s history. Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales has been open since 1929 and is filled with over 250 acres of beautiful natural grounds. The focal point of the gardens is the singing tower, a 200-foot tall carillon with 60 bells. In Key West, the Ernest Hemingway House was where the author lived from 1931-1939, and it’s across the street from the Key West Lighthouse. It is now a private museum and a National Historic Landmark.
What are the best road trips I can take in Florida?
We have many road trip options that may be of interest to you. Take our Hidden Gems Road Trip that will lead to some lesser-known locales around the Sunshine State. Do you love visiting small towns? If so, take our Road Trip Through Florida’s Most Picturesque Small Towns. One more we’ll leave you with for now is this Haunted Road Trip that will lead to the scariest places in the state.