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Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum

500 Captain Armours Way, Jupiter, FL 33469-3508
+1 561-747-8380
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150 year old lighthouse with a great view from the top

Can do self-guided or docent tour (same price) with historic buildings and markers on the ground... read more

Reviewed yesterday
1walking2
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Norristown, Pennsylvania
Couldn’t get to light house

The part of the lighthouse we could see was nice. But it’s military and you should call ahead to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
funtimefamily12
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Long Island
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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...more
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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

Can do self-guided or docent tour (same price) with historic buildings and markers on the ground. The climb is steep but those choosing not to climb can rest in the shade of a huge banyan tree below. We went on a cloudy day which kept...More

Thank 1walking2
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The part of the lighthouse we could see was nice. But it’s military and you should call ahead to see when you can get a tour.

Thank funtimefamily12
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We climbed the 105 steps inside plus the 30 steps outside to beautiful unobstructed view. Donation fee for climbing with certificate afterwards.

Thank Charles A
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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.

Thank johnmccasey1946
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Reviewed 4 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 4 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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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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