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Point Arena Lighthouse on The Mendocio Coast CA

Calendar of Events at Point Arena Lighthouse

Lighthouse Lecture Series

Point Arena Lighthouse Keepers Presents
Shipwrecks of The Point Arena Coast
A Talk by Rich Sequest

  • Date: Saturday, April 19
  • Time: 4:00 PM
  • Place: 45500 Lighthouse Road (in Fog Signal Building at lighthouse)
  • Cost: Suggested $5 donation

    Local videographer Rich Sequest will present a brief history of shipwrecks at Point Arena with special emphasis on the first -- the Russian American Company brig IL'mena, that went aground near the mouth of the Garcia River in 1820 -- which has been the subject of intense archaeological and historical interest.

    Please Wait Lighthouse Tours

    Join lighthouse keepers as they guide you on your journey into the past and discover the unique legacy of this historic landmark -- the tallest lighthouse on the West Coast. Refreshments will be served at the end of the tour. Nighttime Tours are scheduled on the full moon and offer a unique and intimate experience for lighthouse visitors.

    For more information on our Nighttime Tours, click here.

    Group Tours

    Looking for something fun and unique to do with your group? Call us to arrange a tour and climb to the top as keepers have done for over 100 years.
    Please contact the Museum office for more information. Contact us at (877) 725-4448, or email