St. Simons Island Lighthouse Museum - 4 Things to Know Before Visiting

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The St. Simons Island Light is a lighthouse on the southern tip of St. Simons Island, Georgia, United States. It guides ships into St. Simons Sound and warns of the many sandbars in the area.

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Neptune Park

Neptune Park

0.2km from St. Simons Island Lighthouse Museum

Neptune Park is a beautiful oceanside park that's perfect for a day of family fun. Enjoy stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean from the boardwalk with plenty of places to eat and shop along the way. There's also two playgrounds and a splash zone for kids to stay entertained, as well as picnic areas with grills to allow you to cook up your own meal. The beach serves up excellent shore fishing opportunities, or you can take a stroll onto the pier and see if you can catch any bigger fish.

Saint Simons Pier

Saint Simons Pier

0.3km from St. Simons Island Lighthouse Museum

St. Simons Island is a barrier island and census-designated place located on St. Simons Island in Glynn County, Georgia, United States. The primary mode of travel to the island is by automobile via F.J. Torras Causeway. Malcolm McKinnon Airport serves general aviation on the island.

Mallery Park

Mallery Park

0.66km from St. Simons Island Lighthouse Museum

Mallery Park, located on St. Simons Island, is a popular recreational retreat for locals and tourists alike. Surrounded by the beauty of nature, the park features long serene pathways perfect for leisurely strolls along marshlands and maritime forests. This Park boasts biking trails and volleyball courts along with a playground for kids. This beachfront park also offers swimming areas and picnic tables with barbecue grills to make it a fantastic place for an outdoor gathering or family outing.

Saint Simons Sound

Saint Simons Sound

2.09km from St. Simons Island Lighthouse Museum

Saint Simons Sound is formed by the Little Saint Simons Island, Saint Simons Island and Sea Island. Situated along the Georgia coast, Saint Simons Sound provides many outdoor activities such as sailing and kayaking. Visitors can explore the local wildlife in its natural habitat or fish for sea bass, red drum, flounder and more. Along with plenty of beaches and parks to explore around Glynn County, visitors also have easy access to amenities like golf courses and shopping areas.

St. Simons Island

St. Simons Island

2.88km from St. Simons Island Lighthouse Museum

Saint Simons Island, is a scenic place renowned for its unspoiled beauty. This charming barrier island includes a number of gentle hills and lush vegetation that make it a truly unique destination. The site is home to a rich maritime past, with sites like the St. Simons Lighthouse Museum adding historical interest to an already lovely area. plenty of activities such as golf courses, fishing charters and guided hikes that allow them to fully appreciate the wonders of this coastal landscape.

Jekyll Island Fishing Pier

Jekyll Island Fishing Pier

3.02km from St. Simons Island Lighthouse Museum

The Jekyll Island Fishing Pier, is a beloved spot for fishermen of all skill levels. The pier reaches 800 feet in length and stretches out into the marsh, giving visitors unparalleled access to local wildlife. Early risers and night owls alike can experience the sights and sounds of nature right at the edge of the pier: pelicans soaring above the marsh below, dolphins swimming in the surf nearby, and sheepshead nibbling on baited lines. Fishers can also drop a line from one of several piers.

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Glynn County

Glynn County

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One of the beautiful countys in Georgia and it includes the most prominent of the Sea Islands of Georgia, including Jekyll Island, St. Simons Island, and Sea Island and so more are there.

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