Hours, Ticket Prices, Directions

Welcome to the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum

Florida’s Lighthouses are some of the finest in the country and the active aid to navigation at Jupiter is no exception! Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum offers climbing tours of the landmark 1860 Jupiter Light, exhibits in the waterfront History Museum located in the restored WWII Naval housing quarters building, programs, events and Museum Gift Shop.

Regular Hours

Access to the Lighthouse is by guided tour only. See hours below.

Special early closings: Dec 24, Dec 31 -closing at 4 pm, last Lighthouse tour leaves at 3 pm. Closed Christmas & New Year’s Day. Open Monday Dec 26.

May – December

Open Tuesday – Sunday
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

January – April

Open 7 Days a Week
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Closed April 16 & 17, 2017

Please allow 2 hours to visit site and trail. Tours leave approximately every 30-40 minutes throughout the day. The last lighthouse tour begins at 4pm.

We are closed New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day & Christmas Day. Periodically we may close early due to events. Hours are subject to change. Please visit our Calendar of Events for specific programs & events.

Tours may be delayed or cancelled due to weather restrictions including rain, lightning, thunder and high winds. If your tour is cancelled for weather related reasons, we will offer you a rain check or refund your admission price in the original form of payment. Please keep your receipt.

Ticket Prices

The admissions desk is located in the museum gift shop. Regular admission includes Museum exhibits and a Lighthouse Guided Tour. Prices are subject to change.

For your safety, all persons must be able to climb unassisted and may not be carried up the Lighthouse tower. Children must be 48” or taller. No spike heeled shoes or bare feet. The tower climb is strenuous: persons with health considerations do so at their own discretion.



Children (6-18)


Free Admission

Free admission for children ages 5 & under, Lighthouse Members, & Active US Military and their immediate families with ID. 

Special Notices

Early Closings

April 8, 2017

The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum will be closing at 4 pm.  The last Lighthouse tour will leave at 3 pm.

Holiday Closings

The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum will be closed:

2017: Easter (April 16 & 17), Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

Personal Photo Sessions

Family, Engagement or Maternity photo sessions must be booked a minimum of 2 weeks in advance.  Dates and times are limited, please email Katrina Heller or call her at 561-747-8380 x100 to check on pricing and availability. Photo sessions are not for media or corporate bookings.

Blue Star Museums


In honor of Blue Star Museums the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum is now honoring free regular daytime admission year-round for Active Duty US Military & their immediate families with current ID. Present ID at the time of admission.


Located in Lighthouse Park, 500 Capt Armour’s Way (Alt. A1A/Beach Rd & US Hwy 1).
From I-95, exit Indiantown Rd east, turn left/north at US Hwy 1. Turn right/east at Alt.A1A/Beach Rd. Turn first right into Lighthouse Park.


Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum
500 Captain Armour’s Way, Jupiter, FL 33469


Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum