Highland Light – Truro

Year Founded: 1797

Currently Exists: Yes

Accessible to Public: Yes

Visiting Hours: Mid-May until late October: Open daily, 12 to 4 p.m.

Address: 27 Highland Light Road, North Truro

Past & Present

Past Present

PICTURE BY: Past – Cape Cod Life Archives | Present – Rick Harris

Note: Highland Light is the oldest and tallest lighthouse on Cape Cod and stands 66 feet tall. In 1996, the lighthouse was moved back 453 feet from an encroaching cliff face.


Aerial Tours


Lighthouse Tours


Historic Sites & Museums


Shore Line Walks