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Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Look to the sky

Bold and red this lighthouse stand out in the horizon and off A1A. Easy parking, friendly staff... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Plantation, Florida
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Have had a beach house in Jupiter for quite some times but recently visited the lighthouse for the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mallory w
Annapolis, Maryland
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Located in Lighthouse Park, Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum offers guided climbing tours of the landmark 1860 lighthouse. The Museum (restored WWII building) exhibits Five Thousand Years on the Loxahatchee and outdoor exhibits include the Oil...more
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500 Captain Armours Way, Jupiter, FL 33469-3508
+1 561-747-8380
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Bold and red this lighthouse stand out in the horizon and off A1A. Easy parking, friendly staff and a nice gift shop to browse. It you want to climb inside there is a fee for the mandatory tour. Most folks just hang out on the...More

Thank lee9
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have had a beach house in Jupiter for quite some times but recently visited the lighthouse for the first time. Found it to be really interesting and enjoyed walking the grounds. You get great views from the top of the lighthouse. Highly recommend trying this...More

Thank Mallory w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

considering the museum did not have much. but to be fair ,,, this is Florida,,,break out the wallet.

Thank John L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum and lighthouse were very educational. The staff was very helpful and were able to answer all of our questions. It's a nice way to spend a couple of hours learning some of the history of the area. The climb to the top of...More

Thank Karin V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great view of the area - Staff was very knowledgeable and friendly. Don't be afraid of the steps - easy climb for senior ladies!

Thank 143pattiw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit, make sure and get your water first from the gift shop as you will need it when you get to the top and see the spectacular views

Thank RUNixon77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The museum was really nice. We took the guided tour up to the lighthouse. It was well worth it! The view from the top is great! Be aware they close the lighthouse for storms!

Thank Janet B
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Very beautiful. Awesome view all the way around. Can’t wait to see it again. Very friendly staff. Would like to bring our grandkids to see it.

Thank harleynana21160
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went here while visiting palm beach. We loved it, the little museum had alot of really cool displays and presented interesting history on the area. The light house was beautiful both around the base and the view from the top. Breathtaking...More

Thank Rachael S
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Very pleasant staff & volunteers. This is one of the Lighthouses that actually has someone (staff) waiting at the top to greet you when you arrive which is reassuring & welcoming. The views are worth the climb.

Thank solofishergal
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January 31, 2018|
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Response from LighthouseStaff | Property representative |
105 steps are inside the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse
Lorraine B
September 30, 2017|
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Response from LighthouseStaff | Property representative |
Children must be a minimum of 48" tall to climb the Lighthouse. Thanks for contacting us.
Lonna S
December 30, 2016|
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Response from WeBeenThereDoneThat | Reviewed this property |
About a dozen dollars, which is a contribution to keep the lighthouse and grounds....