Discover The 7 Famous Firsts Of New Jersey’s Twin Lights Historic Site

If you’re as enchanted by lighthouses as I am, you’re going to love the Twin Lights Historic Site in Highlands, New Jersey. While the Navesink Twin Lights may not be the oldest lighthouse(s) in the U.S. (that honor goes to Sandy Hook Light), the site is special for several reasons. Read on for their 7 famous firsts.

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While these are the 7 famous firsts, there’s so much more worth learning. Visit the Twin Lights Historic Site and you’ll find one of New Jersey’s best small museums. Not only will you gain knowledge and have fun with the family (or a date, or friends…), you can enjoy a spectacular shore view.

Address: Navesink Twin Lighthouses, Light House Rd, Highlands, NJ 07732, USA