National Lighthouse Day

National Lighthouse Day


The Point Arena Lighthouse will celebrate National Lighthouse Day on Wednesday, August 7, 2024, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. All visitors will enjoy free admission to the Indoor MuseumOutdoor Museum, and Light Station Store. Tower Tours will be available to guests 4 years and older for $5 per person.

National Lighthouse Day
 was originally established in 1989 to “honor the beacon of light that, for hundreds of years, symbolized safety and security for ships and boats at sea,” according to the National Lighthouse Society. Point Arena Lighthouse joins hundreds of lighthouses across America on August 7 in celebrating the day by offering free admission and special events.

More information is available by calling the Lighthouse at 877-725-4448, ext. 1, or 707-882-2809, ext. 1.

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Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day

10am - 4:30pm

Rest of the year

10am - 3:30pm

Closed Thanksgiving & Christmas Days

Admission Prices:

Site Visit Fee

Members and Children under 12


12 and over


Tower Tour (in addition to site visit fee)

4 and over



877-725-4448, ext. 1 or

707-882-2809, ext. 1



45500 Lighthouse Road

P. O. Box 11

Point Arena, CA 95468