Loxahatchee River Historical Society

Upcoming Programs & Events

Day in the Life of a Lighthouse Keeper Guided Tour

May 24, 2024

Embark on a Time-Traveling Adventure with the Day in the Life of a Lighthouse Keeper Tour! Hey, Time Traveler! Experience the fascinating world of…

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Native Plants of the ONA Guided Tour

May 28, 2024

Discover Beauty with our Native Plants of the ONA Tour! Explore the wonders of nature at Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Area (ONA) with Native Plants…

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Five Flags Over the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Guided Tour

May 29, 2024

Explore the Five Flags Over Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse on our Guided Tour! Immerse yourself in the military history of Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum with our…

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About the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum

Operated by the nonprofit Loxahatchee River Historical Society, the waterfront lighthouse, and grounds exhibits feature over 5,000 years of regional history.

In addition to offering climbing tours of the landmark 1860 lighthouse, we are the proud site of the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Area, National Conservation Lands.

Contribute to the future of history

Your generous gift supports the Society’s operation of the Lighthouse & Museum and its mission. Celebrating 50 years of nonprofit service.

Florida LH Assoc
Sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Arts and Culture, the Florida Council on Arts and Culture, and the National Endowment for the Arts.
“This activity is conducted under permit from the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and occurs all or in part on public lands administered by the BLM within the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Area.”

At a Glance

Admission: Tuesday – Sunday, 10:00am – 4:00pm

Gift Shop: Tuesday – Sunday, 10:00am – 5:00pm

Early Closure:
January 13 (last admission at 3:00pm; closed at 4:00pm)
January 26 (last admission at 3:00pm; closed at 4:00pm)
January 27 (last admission at 3:00pm; closed at 4:00pm)
November 23 (last admission at 1:00pm; closed at 2:00pm)

Special Open:
December 30

New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day

Guided tours are available at 12:00pm, 1:00pm, & 2:00pm, Tuesday – Friday, with admission.

Admission Notes

Beginning March 13, 2023, the US1 Bridge will close for replacement. Please use Alt A1A if approaching from the south.

Due to the bridge construction, the Museum building is temporarily closed. The new Lighthouse Admissions & Gift Shop is located on the east side of the Museum parking lot. Lighthouse climbs, guided tours, and exhibits will remain open!


Children must be at least 48″ to climb the Lighthouse.


Hours are subject to change and tours are weather permitting. Please call (561) 747 – 8380 ext. 101 for current information on weather delays and closures.


In the Spotlight


Oysters Photo by LibbyVision.com

Join us for Twilight Yoga at the Light every Monday!