World's oldest lighthouse built in the 2nd century and is still in use

World’s oldest lighthouse built in the 2nd century and is still in use

The world’s oldest lighthouse, the Tower of Hercules, was built in the 2nd century and is still in use today. The Tower of Hercules is an ancient Roman lighthouse on a peninsula about 2.4 kilometers (1.5 mi) from the centre of Corunna, Galicia, in north-western Spain. Until the 20th century, the tower itself was known […]