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Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum

500 Captain Armours Way, Jupiter, FL 33469-3508
+1 561-747-8380
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Beautiful view from the top

Awesome view from the top! If you want the best experience I would recommend checking the water... read more

Reviewed yesterday
kkhappl
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Orlando, Florida
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I survived the climb!

I especially enjoyed the guided tour & history of the light house, grounds & area. All inclusive... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dawn M
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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 Armours Way, Jupiter, FL 33469-3508
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+1 561-747-8380
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Awesome view from the top! If you want the best experience I would recommend checking the water tide chart for the day. As with any intercostal waterway/ inlet. The best views are on an incoming tide. If you are unfamiliar with tides look up tide...More

Thank kkhappl
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I especially enjoyed the guided tour & history of the light house, grounds & area. All inclusive with the entry fee & museum. Definitely fit it into your visit to Jupiter Florida.

Thank Dawn M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like lighthouses, you'll love this one. The scenery is so nice people have their weddings on the grounds.

Thank Tom S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not really into antiques but my wife is she had a great time and so did I seeing her so intrigued and enjoying herself was a great day.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only stopped for a short visit, due to time constraints but would not hesitate to recommend the inlet lighthouse and museum for anyone wishing a great afternoon stop. Parking was free, the grounds excellent and although we did not climb the lighthouse - too...More

Thank Roys6484
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went there last monday and its a not good timing because of the weather but were able to climed up to the light house but the staff chased us out to soon because it's raining like crazy we went on a tour its educational...More

Thank dianne_tjm
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Reviewed 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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

Thank corollaclub98
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

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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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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