While In Kennebunkport, How About A Lighthouse Tour
Wood Island Lighthouse was authorized by President Thomas Jefferson and built in 1808.
Wood Island is a 35-acre island off the coast of Biddeford, Maine at the mouth of the Saco River. The lighthouse, which is coming up on its bicentennial anniversary, has been cared for and restored by The Friends of the Wood Island Lighthouse.
Tours of the lighthouse, along with some tidbits of its interesting history, are available now through September 1st.
Call the reservation line at (207) 286-3229 on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday. Other days can be
The boat leaves from Vine's Landing in Biddeford Pool (weather permitting) and the guided tour takes about 1.5 hours. The Friends of Wood Island Lighthouse ask for a $10.00 per person donation.
If you are staying at The Maine Stay Inn, we'll make your reservation and give you directions so you won't miss this great island and lighthouse tour.
At The Maine Stay Inn, "we have the nicest guests."