Point Arena Lighthouse is open every day of the year except Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. (Occasional closures for maintenance, filming or special events will be listed on this page and our Home page)
Hours of operation:
10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day
10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. from the day after Labor Day to Memorial Day weekend
PLEASE NOTE: The last Tower Tour is at 3:15 p.m. (4:15 p.m. Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day). The grounds, Museum and Gift Store are open until 3:30 p.m. (4:30 p.m. Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day).
The Lighthouse will close early on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve so that our staff can get home to their family and friends. Hours on December 24 and December 31 will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., with the last Tower Tour at 12:45 p.m.
Admission to the Lighthouse:
General admission, no Tower tour: $5 per adult, $1 for children ages 5 – 11, under 5 free
Admission including Tower tour: $7.50 per adult, $1 for children ages 5 – 11, under 5 free
Admission including Tower tour per vehicle discount (4 to 8 people per vehicle): $25 per vehicle
Active Military & Veterans Admission including Tower tour: $6 per person
Point Arena Lighthouse Keepers, Inc. Members: Always free!
For group rates please contact us toll free at 877-725-4448, ext. 1 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Point Arena Lighthouse is just a 2 – 4 hour drive from most of the Bay Area and Sacramento, on one of the most beautiful roads in the world – California Highway 1. Take your time coming or going, use the turnouts to take in the amazing views and visit the many regional and State parks along the way.