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Gay Head Lighthouse

President John Adams commissioned the first lighthouse at the southwest end of the Island in 1799. Built in 1856 and moved back from the Gay Head Cliffs in 2015, the current red brick lighthouse is located off Lighthouse Road. The lighthouse is maintained by the Martha's Vineyard Museum and open daily from mid-June to early-Oct. from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

9 Aquinnah Circle, Aquinnah, MA 02535

Phone

508-560-2671

Website

gayheadlight.org

Town

Aquinnah

Upcoming Events

Gay Head Lighthouse

Experience the history of the Gay Head Lighthouse at the Island's westernmost point and the first lighthouse constructed on Martha's Vineyard. Admission is...

8/16 10am
Gay Head Lighthouse

Experience the history of the Gay Head Lighthouse at the Island's westernmost point and the first lighthouse constructed on Martha's Vineyard. Admission is...

8/17 10am
Gay Head Lighthouse

Experience the history of the Gay Head Lighthouse at the Island's westernmost point and the first lighthouse constructed on Martha's Vineyard. Admission is...

8/18 10am
Gay Head Lighthouse

Experience the history of the Gay Head Lighthouse at the Island's westernmost point and the first lighthouse constructed on Martha's Vineyard. Admission is...

8/19 10am
Gay Head Lighthouse

Experience the history of the Gay Head Lighthouse at the Island's westernmost point and the first lighthouse constructed on Martha's Vineyard. Admission is...

8/20 10am

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Gay Head Lighthouse

Gay Head Lighthouse posted a photo 8/7/2017

Gay Head Lighthouse

Gay Head Lighthouse posted a photo 8/7/2017