Come help celebrate the St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum 144th Anniversary on October 13, 2018 from 11:00am to 3:00pm! There will be a cake cutting at 2:00pm, Meet-the-Lighthouse-Keeper photos, games on the front lawn, and self-guided tours to the historic tower and Museum.
Restored to colors and materials used in the year 1888, the Lighthouse is St. Augustine’s oldest surviving brick structure. Built from 1871 to 1874 and lit on October 15, 1874, it rises 165 feet above sea level and contains 219 steps that are climbed by visitors.
Hours are 9:00am to 6:00pm daily. Admission is $12.95 for adults; $10.95 for seniors and children under 12; free for children less than 44 inches (unable to climb the tower).