September 2015


Lighthouse Tower will be closed from Sep 28-Oct 9 for preservation work. Dates are subject to change, check website for updates. 

Tours will be conducted to the Lighthouse Deck area only. Admission includes the Museum and tour to the Lighthouse Deck and is half-price during this time, $5 adults, $2.50 for children ages 6-18.


Closed Labor Day, Sept 7th


Hike Through History

Sep 5, 8am-10am 

Discover the topography and natural history of Jupiter’s National Conservation Lands historic site. This 2 mile trek passes through historic points of interest on the 120 acre Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Area.  The hike departs from the flag pole at the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum at 8:00am and takes approximately 2 hours to complete, tour is weather dependent. Admission is free but limited space is available, program is open to adults and children -must be at least 5 years old to participate. All children between 5 and 13 must be accompanied by an adult that is at least 18 years old. Hikers footwear, active wear, a hat, and a full water bottle or canteen should be carried. RSVP required 561-747-8380 x101.


Lighthouse Story Time and Crafts for Kids ***Cancelled due to weather

Sep 1,  Starts promptly 10:30-11:15 am, please arrive at 10:15am for check-in.

Attention Kids: Join us under the Lighthouse Chickee for storytime & craft activity about Lighthouse Keepers, Florida History and People & local Plants and Animals. Moms & Dads, this is ideal for kids ages 8 and under. Please bring a small mat or blanket for your child. Program is free and space is limited, runs approximately 45 minutes. Space is limited, RSVP to 561-747-8380 x101 by Aug 28.


Lighthouse Coffee & Book Club

Sep 2, 6-7 pm     Book Discussion: "Life and Death on the Loxahatchee" by James Snyder

Read and discuss books on all things Florida-fiction and non-fiction! Whether the subject is history, person of influence or special place or time, learn more about the Sunshine State in our monthly book club. The Lighthouse Book Club meets the first Wednesday of every month in the Museum Café. Coffee, Tea & Refreshments available for purchase. If book is sold in our gift shop, a discount may be offered to Book Club participants.  Location: Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum, 500 Captain Armour’s Way, Jupiter. Donation Suggested. Please RSVP to 561-747-8380 x101. 


Lighthouse Sunset Tour

Sept 2, 9, 16, for tour time

Take in the spectacular views and witness the Jupiter Light turning on to illuminate the night sky. Visitors get an inside look at the nuts & bolts of a working lighthouse watchroom. Tour time approximately 75 minutes, $15 Members, $20 Non-members, RSVP required, 561-747-8380 x101. Tours are weather permitting. Children minimum 48" tall to climb tower, no flip-flops on tour.


Lighthouse Moonrise Tour

Sep 27, 6:15 pm

A howling good time and spectacular evening view of a full moon from the top of the tower! Tour time approximately 75 minutes, $15 Members, $20 Non-Members, RSVP required, 561-747-8380 x101. Tours are weather permitting, call for tour time.  Children must be  accompanied by an adult and  be at least 4’ tall to climb. 


Twilight Yoga at the Light

with Mary Veal, Kula Yoga Shala

Sep 7, 14, 21, 28, 7:00 pm

Experience the serenity of Yoga with Mary Veal, Kula Yoga Shala, on the Lighthouse deck at Sunset! Every Monday (time will vary monthly based on sunset.)  This is an all levels class and beginners are welcomed and encouraged! Offered by donation. Bring a yoga mat and a flashlight. Check in at the back porch of the Lighthouse Museum 15 minutes prior to start time, class is weather dependent-please check website for updates and future start times.  FB for updates.


National Public Lands Day

Sep 26, 9:-11 am

Call for volunteers for the Young Friends Beautification Project at the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum. Help remove non-native plants and paint areas of the grounds. Refreshments served.


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