Classroom Resources

See area history through a whole new lens

School Tour Field Trips Have Resumed!

Tours will be scheduled in a limited capacity to the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum. Please contact us to schedule a school tour field trip.


Adventures of Charlie Pierce Videos

Public, private and home schools are encouraged to use these resources to enhance the Florida History learning experience for Fourth Graders.

The Last Egret Video

The American Jungle Video

The Last Egret Supplemental Activities
The Last Egret Chapter 6
The Pierce Family Biography
The Last Egret Word Search
The Last Egret Journal Activity
The Last Egret Crossword
Snowy Egret Coloring Sheet

The American Jungle Supplemental Activities
The American Jungle Chapter 2
The American Jungle Word Search
The American Jungle Crossword
The American Jungle Coloring Sheet

Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum approved Arts and Science Integration Lesson Plans 4th Grade
Pre Columbian Native Americans

ONA 4th Grade Lesson Plans & Powerpoints
Bird Identification on the ONA Powerpoint
ONA Bird Identification Lesson Plan
Plant Identification on the ONA Powerpoint
ONA Plant Identification Lesson Plan
ONA Nature Journaling Lesson Plan

Virtual Lighthouse Tour with Charlie Pierce
For Your Field Trip

Download our free smartphone app Jupiter Lighthouse Tours available for Apple and Android technology. There you will find a “Kids Tour with Charlie Pierce” for students to experience the lighthouse grounds virtually. This tour lasts 30 minutes.

Virtual Field Trip Resources:

Coming In 2021-2022 School Year: Pre-Columbian Native Americans

In this video students will learn about the innovative Jeaga and Jobe people living in South Florida thousands of years ago. A Lighthouse docent explains where ancient local people lived and how they created tools for everyday use out of natural resources found along the Loxahatchee River. This interactive video consists of nine research questions about the local people, artifacts they created, and how they lived.

Complete an inquiry form and email it to us for access to private Virtual Field Trip and accompanying packet. Videos are shared through Vimeo.

Our Facility Offers:

Onsite ADA Accessible Restroom Facilities

There are restrooms located near the admissions & gift shop facility. THERE ARE NO RESTROOMS NEXT TO THE LIGHTHOUSE. Please use the restroom before going out to tour the lighthouse. 

Indoor & Outdoor Exhibits

The Tindall Pioneer Home and Keeper’s Workshop exhibits are indoors and air-conditioned. The Lighthouse, Seminole Chickee, Tindall Pioneer Homestead (grounds area) and Lighthouse Deck area are outdoors and exposed to weather. The museum building exhibit Five Thousand Years on the Loxahatchee is currently closed in preparation for US 1 Bridge construction.