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Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum

500 Captain Armour's Way, Jupiter, FL 33469-3508
+1 561-747-8380
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Cool view

Great location! Beautiful view! Good for teenagers. Can't visit the lighthouse unless you're part... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Marshfield, Massachusetts
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Great place to visit

Visited the Jupiter inlet lighthouse and museum on 15th november and spent a very enjoyable couple... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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Located in Lighthouse Park, Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum offers guided climbing tours of the landmark 1860 lighthouse. The Museum (restored WWII building) exhibits Five Thousand Years on the Loxahatchee and outdoor exhibits include the Oil House & Keepers Workshop Exhibit, Tindall Pioneer Homestead, and Seminole Chickee. Enjoy shopping our nautical Museum gift shop and check online for our adult and children’s programs, sunset & moonrise tours, weddings & proposals, and special events. Waterfront venue is perfect for nature and boat watching and a picnic lunch! Hiking trail and observation tower are located on the north side of Beach Road. Beaches, restaurants, shopping, playground & watersports are located nearby. The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is part of the 120-acre federally designated, Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Area. Hours: Open Tues-Sun, (7 days a week Jan-Apr), 10 am – 5 pm, last lighthouse tour.
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500 Captain Armour's Way, Jupiter, FL 33469-3508
+1 561-747-8380
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great location! Beautiful view! Good for teenagers. Can't visit the lighthouse unless you're part of a tour. Very interesting museum. Nice perspective of the origins of the Jupiter area.

Thank Concord119
Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited the Jupiter inlet lighthouse and museum on 15th november and spent a very enjoyable couple of hours there, the 105 step climb to the top of the lighthouse is well worth it as the views from the top are breathtaking. The museum is also...More

Thank H7803TKanthonyk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I visited this lighthouse in November of 2017. We did not have a reservation- just went to gift shop, purchased tickets and went on tour as it began in 5 minutes. If you have a longer wait before the tour starts, there...More

Thank Pamela S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Banyan tree is one of the ubiquitous trees of South Florida. The specimen they have here is, quite possibly, the largest one I've seen; perhaps not by mass but the sheer span. My best friend got married under its canopy last week, waterway as...More

Thank brazen_one
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I traveled about an hour to go to the lighthouse and it was worth it. We had a little trouble finding the pace and we arrived just when a tour was about to start. The tour guide was nice enough to wait...More

Thank orangeman13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse is a beautiful and beautifully preserved landmark on the Florida Coast. The hour-long tour cost $12 for adults, and was very educational. The view from the top of the lighthouse was wonderful! It’s 105 steps to the top, so it’s definitely...More

1  Thank Bowmanator22
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ok, first of all it was way too hot to do this but we we stayed in Jupiter and after having our dose of nightlife we wanted to balance ourselves with history and culture the next day before leaving.. This is a labor of love...More

1  Thank mytravels2011
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Tours of the lighthouse are on the hour and we arrived five minutes too late. We didn't have time to take the next one so we paid a reduced price and just visited the museum. Very well done film on history of the area pre-lighthouse...More

1  Thank David M
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This is one of 5 working lighthouses in the US and is definitely worth the time and fee to tour it and the grounds. Tours are guided and include history of the area, outbuildings on the grounds, and of course, the walk to the top...More

1  Thank NormaMorris
Reviewed 5 October 2017

It was cloudy the last day of our trip so we decided to go on the lighthouse tour and we are happy we did. Our guide was very informative and the view was great. My advice, do not wear a hat it is very windy...More

1  Thank hc852015
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Lorraine B
1 October 2017|
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Response from lalocadr19 | Reviewed this property |
They did not my let 2yrs old climb the light house.
Lonna S
30 December 2016|
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Response from WeBeenThereDoneThat | Reviewed this property |
About a dozen dollars, which is a contribution to keep the lighthouse and grounds....
Gail J
15 August 2015|
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Response from LighthouseStaff | Property representative |
The historic 1860 Lighthouse does not have a ramp. However, the Museum, grounds, Tindall Pioneer Homestead, and Lighthouse Deck and Keeper's Workshop are. We also have video, printed materials at the Museum and deck. This... More