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Wind Point Lighthouse

4725 Lighthouse Dr, Racine, WI 53402-2612
+1 262-639-3777
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Great Up Close & Personal Lighthouse View!

Often we have seen this place open for public tours 2-3 times per year and there are plenty of us... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
legacyendeavors
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Racine, Wisconsin
Peaceful

Nice and peaceful area. Lovely walk and you can see the lighthouse and get some nice pictures... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
dynamic14
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singapore
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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4725 Lighthouse Dr, Racine, WI 53402-2612
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Often we have seen this place open for public tours 2-3 times per year and there are plenty of us who enjoy visiting lighthouses! The grounds are kept very well and there is easy access.

Thank legacyendeavors
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and peaceful area. Lovely walk and you can see the lighthouse and get some nice pictures. Great to visit the lighthouse especially if you are also visiting Wingspread, the residence of the Johnsons. Free tours are conducted of the area by the Johnson Foundation...More

Thank dynamic14
Reviewed 21 October 2017

The lighthouse could use a little paint touch-up, but still a very nice find. Happy to see the light keepers' house still being used (as municipal blogs. for Wind Point). Check out the foghorn house that is on the grounds as well. Great history behind...More

Thank WItraveller12
Reviewed 14 October 2017

A very well preserved lighthouse and out buildings. Nothing was open--only special days for that. However the gardens, structures and information available was interesting. Peaceful place to just sit in the garden and enjoy the water and waves.

Thank Donna T
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Great place for people who have been there to pick a good day to see Lake Michigan Free to see the grounds.

Thank drlamo
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Happened to come upon this litehouse while checking out the area. Well worth the stop. Great history.

Thank gary k
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

City stuff isn’t really for me, so we decided to drive down to the lighthouse one evening when we had some time to kill. It’s very serene and peaceful, the water was freezing, but we walked out into it anyway to say we got out...More

Thank GeorgiaOverdrive
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Beautiful spot and gorgeous lighthouse on the shores of Lake Michigan. Great place for photos and relaxation.

Thank Raintree_Thailand
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This is the first lighthouse I've seen up close and personal. It was a lot taller than I thought so I had to stand back to get the entire lighthouse in a picture. We were able to also view Lake Michigan from the seating area....More

Thank Trina H
Reviewed 14 September 2017

What a beautiful, well maintained lighthouse. There was no tour available, but we walked the grounds down to the water.

Thank ladyme1
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Rodney626
3 July 2016|
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Response from Christine J | Reviewed this property |
Tours are only provided on set days. Being that i am in a wheel chair i don't pay attention to the dates. You can see and read the information on site at all times Call Wind point town hall and ask if they know when tours... More
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