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Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum

500 Captain Armours Way, Jupiter, FL 33469-3508
+1 561-747-8380
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Great Day Trip

Really enjoyed a day trip to the lighthouse. The view from the top was impressive. Need to go... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Wendy D
Great place to visit

We went there in the afternoon and the hike up the lighthouse is not really strenuous. The view... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Rick_Sue1969
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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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  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“light house” (61 reviews)
“worth the climb” (26 reviews)
“guided tour” (52 reviews)
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500 Captain Armours Way, Jupiter, FL 33469-3508
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+1 561-747-8380
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Really enjoyed a day trip to the lighthouse. The view from the top was impressive. Need to go with the tour guide to get the most out of the history of the area.

Thank Wendy D
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We went there in the afternoon and the hike up the lighthouse is not really strenuous. The view from the top is impressive. The museum is very interesting and the staff are friendly and very helpful. This is a fun place to visit

Thank Rick_Sue1969
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You get to climb to the top and walk around the place - There is a amazing tree that is connected right in front of the lighthouse . The view from the top is amazing and your visit there is not long so plan your...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed this stop-it was easy to get to and did not cost anything. It does not take a lot of time to do either. View of harbor is great and loved feeling the breezes off the water. Also, if you have a card...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You get a great view from the water too. You can see this if You are on the island princess cruise. The lighthouse closed early at 5. We we're not able to go in. Definitely would return with more time. I would estimate spending an...More

Thank Shannon H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You will enjoy the tour and the museum. Make sure to call for schedule if not you will not be able to tour up the Lighthouse and only be able to visit museum. Once you get to the top you’ll be able to see the...More

Thank AMAC1231
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful spot to review history and then capture panoramic pictures of beautiful boats on the bluest water ever. The landscape and trees were fantastic and unique. Perfect for a photographer.

Thank Steve M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Jupiter lighthouse is an iconic landmark that we only enjoyed from afar until now. We took the short drive, walked to the top and had. Great view of the beautiful clouds, ocean and water. This is a great activity and the kids loved it...More

Thank cszostak
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited as a last minute stop and are so glad we stopped. You have to pay admission to see the lighthouse and museum. It was reasonable, only $21 for three of us. The museum is located in old Navy housing and it was really...More

Thank noahsmommy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely little place. The musuem’s building are all very well kept. The museum historical exhibits don’t take long to wander through and there’s a good video about the lighthouse. The grounds are nicely landscaped and immaculate. Huge Banyan tree just below the light...More

Thank Lisa S
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Judith D
1 February 2018|
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Response from Concord119 | Reviewed this property |
Over a hundred steps in a circular stairway inside the lighthouse. There's also an outside stairway going up to the lighthouse. I don't like circular stairways so I just climbed the stairs to the base. The guided tour of the... More
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Lorraine B
1 October 2017|
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Response from LighthouseStaff | Property representative |
Children must be a minimum of 48" tall to climb the Lighthouse. Thanks for contacting us.
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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....
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