The Most-Photographed Lighthouse In The State Is Just A Roadtrip Away From Cleveland
There’s something about lighthouses that is enchanting – even magical. Their life-giving lights once guided ships to shore, or otherwise warned boats of areas that were rocky or dangerous. Today, many of the traditional lighthouses on and around the Great Lakes are retired and have been replaced by more modern fixtures, but that’s certainly not true of all of them. In fact, one lighthouse on Lake Erie has continuously operated since 1822. The Marblehead Lighthouse is the most photographed lighthouse in Ohio, and if you’ve never visited, it’s a lovely destination that merits a road trip from Cleveland. Pack some snacks for the road and buckle up, because this destination is going to blow you away.
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It’s plain to see why the stunning Marblehead Lighthouse is the most photographed lighthouse in Ohio. This behemoth is majestic and historic, and it is situated on a plot of land that’s quaint and lovely. Have you ever visited this beautiful destination on Lake Erie? Tell us about your visit in the comments below!
Nikki is a lifelong Ohioan with a love for literature. She holds a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Akron and has enjoyed publishing her written work since 2007. She has a love of travel and does so frequently, though she believes that home is where the heart is - she continues to work in and around Cleveland as a digital content specialist to this day, working on everything from commercial scripts and social media posts to grassroots marketing initiatives.
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