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Visiting and photographing [[Florida]] lighthouses are celebrated hobbies and popular travel destinations, as the buildings are maintained as tourist attractions. National Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend is celebrated in the US on the first weekend of August, and International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend is celebrated on the third weekend. Many lighthouses are open to the public and amateur radio operators often communicate between them on these days.
 
Visiting and photographing [[Florida]] lighthouses are celebrated hobbies and popular travel destinations, as the buildings are maintained as tourist attractions. National Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend is celebrated in the US on the first weekend of August, and International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend is celebrated on the third weekend. Many lighthouses are open to the public and amateur radio operators often communicate between them on these days.
 
==[[Florida Panhandle]]==
 
==[[Florida Panhandle]]==
*Cape San Blas Light
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*'''Cape San Blas Light'''
*Cape St. George Light
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*'''Cape St. George Light'''
*Crooked River Light
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*'''Crooked River Light'''
*Pensacola Light
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*'''Pensacola Light'''
*St. Marks Light
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*'''St. Marks Light'''
  
 
==[[North Florida]]==
 
==[[North Florida]]==
 
[[Image:StAugustineLighthouseFL.jpg|thumb|St. Augustine Lighthouse]]
 
[[Image:StAugustineLighthouseFL.jpg|thumb|St. Augustine Lighthouse]]
*Amelia Island Light
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*'''Amelia Island Light'''
*St. Augustine Light
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*'''St. Augustine Light'''
*St. Johns River Light
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*'''St. Johns River Light'''
  
 
==[[Central Florida]]==
 
==[[Central Florida]]==
*Anclote Keys Light
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*'''Anclote Keys Light'''
*Cape Canaveral Light
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*'''Cape Canaveral Light'''
*Egmont Key Light
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*'''Egmont Key Light'''
*Ponce de Leon Inlet Light - at 175 feet high, this is the tallest lighthouse in Florida, located in the town of [[Ponce Inlet]]. The site includes a lighthouse museum.
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*'''Ponce de Leon Inlet Light''' - at 175 feet high, this is the tallest lighthouse in Florida, located in the town of [[Ponce Inlet]]. The site includes a lighthouse museum.
  
 
==[[South Florida]]==
 
==[[South Florida]]==
 
[[Image:Key_West_Lighthouse.jpg|thumb|Key West Lighthouse]]
 
[[Image:Key_West_Lighthouse.jpg|thumb|Key West Lighthouse]]
*Alligator Reef Light
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*'''Alligator Reef Light'''
*American Shoal Light
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*'''American Shoal Light'''
*Cape Florida Light
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*'''Cape Florida Light'''
*Carysfort Reef Light
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*'''Carysfort Reef Light'''
*Dry Tortugas Light
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*'''Dry Tortugas Light'''
*Fowey Rocks Light
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*'''Fowey Rocks Light'''
*Gasparilla Island Lights
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*'''Gasparilla Island Lights'''
*Hillsboro Inlet Light
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*'''Hillsboro Inlet Light'''
*Jupiter Inlet Light
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*'''Jupiter Inlet Light'''
*Key West Light
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*'''Key West Light'''
*Sand Key Light
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*'''Sand Key Light'''
*Sanibel Island Light
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*'''Sanibel Island Light'''
*Sombrero Key Light
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*'''Sombrero Key Light'''
  
 
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Revision as of 16:48, 7 September 2008

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Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse in Ponce Inlet

Visiting and photographing Florida lighthouses are celebrated hobbies and popular travel destinations, as the buildings are maintained as tourist attractions. National Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend is celebrated in the US on the first weekend of August, and International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend is celebrated on the third weekend. Many lighthouses are open to the public and amateur radio operators often communicate between them on these days.

Contents

Florida Panhandle

  • Cape San Blas Light
  • Cape St. George Light
  • Crooked River Light
  • Pensacola Light
  • St. Marks Light

North Florida

St. Augustine Lighthouse
  • Amelia Island Light
  • St. Augustine Light
  • St. Johns River Light

Central Florida

  • Anclote Keys Light
  • Cape Canaveral Light
  • Egmont Key Light
  • Ponce de Leon Inlet Light - at 175 feet high, this is the tallest lighthouse in Florida, located in the town of Ponce Inlet. The site includes a lighthouse museum.

South Florida

Key West Lighthouse
  • Alligator Reef Light
  • American Shoal Light
  • Cape Florida Light
  • Carysfort Reef Light
  • Dry Tortugas Light
  • Fowey Rocks Light
  • Gasparilla Island Lights
  • Hillsboro Inlet Light
  • Jupiter Inlet Light
  • Key West Light
  • Sand Key Light
  • Sanibel Island Light
  • Sombrero Key Light



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