Fenwick Island Travel Guide

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Fenwick Island Things to Do

  • Fenwick Island Lighthouse

    Fenwick Island Lighthouse (87-foot tall - 26,1 metres) began protecting mariners on August 1, 1859 and it's still in operation. The light could be seen from 15 miles (24 km) at sea. The location of the lighthouse is unique. It was built on the eastern edge of the Mason-Dixon Line - the border between Delaware and Maryland. The stone marker (to the...

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  • Fenwick Island Lighthouse

    This Lighthouse was first lighted in 1858, the third-order lens, eighty-three feet above sea level. This original tower is still functional to this day, or night as you can see. This lighthouse is virtually on the Mason-Dixon line separating Delaware and Maryland.

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  • DiscoverSea Shipwreck Museum

    The fascinating collection of this museum contains maritime artifacts from local shipwrecks, as well as a large collection of sea life and shells from around the world. See jewelry and hundreds of coins, silver and gold bars, and porcelain and pottery recovered from wrecks, plus weapons found along the Delmarva Peninsula, a lighthouse display, and...

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Fenwick Island Restaurants

  • Mostly Take Out

    We read an article in the local paper about the opening of this new take out place. I like food with a Caribbean flair so we decided to check the place out. There are only 4 or 5 stools at a counter inside but there are 6 or so covered picnic table around back. While we were eating, it seamed that may locals call ahead and then come later to pick...

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  • Ice Cream!

    There is nothing like an ice cream on a hot summer day at the beach. Here is every ones favorite, not sure how wide spread this chain is but they are all over around here and the ice cream is good and smooth.

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Fenwick Island Shopping

  • Huge turtle!

    Would you look at the size of this turtle sculpture, need a pretty big pond for this one! This turtle is one of many fountains they have, there are smaller ones too!

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  • Good beach shopping!

    This place has every thing you could want for your beach house. Great place to shop while in town, fair prices and good products. Soo many lawn sculpture and 10 foot high mini lighthouses and very good detail. Fun place to look around.

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  • No taxes!

    Delaware is famous by its hand made articles. Visit the Seaside Country Store - most popular Fenwick Island shopping experience. It calls itself "the most unusual store on the shore". The outlet that features homemade fudge, antique collectibles and Victorian furnishing, unique clothing, exceptional gifts and gourmet foods. And all is served up in...

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Fenwick Island Favorites

  • Bike racks

    There are bike racks located at each beach access point. So if your not in one of the beach front homes you can ride your bike and lock it up.

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  • Public beach access

    There are public beach access points like this on amost every street. There is limited parking in each and even ones for handicap to access with wheel chairs.

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  • Delaware - Small but Wonderful

    Some facts about the state Fenwick Island located in:Nickname: The first state (entered in the Union - Dec.7th, 1787)Area: 2,489 Sq. Miles (49th in Size)Capital: DoverBird: Blue HenFlower: Peach BlossomSlogan: "First State"

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