The Lighthouse Road Trip On The Coast Near Detroit That’s Dreamily Beautiful

Who says you have to venture to the shores of Lake Michigan or the Upper Peninsula to appreciate waterfront beauty? Those of us who call Metro Detroit home know that there are plenty of stunning shoreline attractions to appreciate along the banks of the Detroit River, Lake St. Clair, and even Lake Erie. When you’re ready to appreciate a few of the prettiest lighthouses near Detroit, embark on this fun road trip.

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Address: William Livingstone Memorial Lighthouse (Made from Marble), William Livingstone Memorial Light, Detroit, MI 48207, USA
Address: Milliken State Park Lighthouse, 42°19'57.0"N 83°01'28.8"W, Atwater St, Detroit, MI 48207, USA
Address: River Rouge - Mariners' Memorial Lighthouse, 1 Belanger Park Dr, River Rouge, MI 48218, USA
Address: Luna Pier Lighthouse, 10754 Lakeside Dr, Luna Pier, MI 48157, USA