Tours & Rates
Semi-guided and self-guided tours
Semi-guided and self-guided tours are available at Point Betsie Lighthouse. Knowledgeable docents provide historical and area insights on a wide range of topics. Tours include lighthouse preservation, regional attractions and maritime history. Visitors should reserve at least 30-minutes for a basic tour. To fully experience the entire facility at a relaxed pace, please reserve 1.5 hours. Highlights include: NEW Boathouse exhibit, the main Lighthouse Museum, Gift Shop, the 34-step tower climb and vibrant photo opportunities near and around Point Betsie Lighthouse.
$2 Children (ages 6-11)
FREE for ages 0-5*
* Height restriction: all ticket holders MUST be 3 1/2 feet tall to climb the tower. Absolutely no babies in slings or backpacks are allowed in the lighthouse tower. No exceptions will be made to the height requirement or to rules that ensure the safety of every guest.
Tickets stop being sold at 4:30 p.m. to allow a complete tour for everyone.