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White River Light Station Museum

Open Now: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Vacation

We stay down the pier from this light house I’ve been inside a half a dozen times. I would say it... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
shermanrandrew
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Beautiful drive

Beautiful drive to get to the lighthouse. Lots of information and photos with a museum. Really... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2018
Bruce H
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Omaha, Nebraska
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Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

We stay down the pier from this light house I’ve been inside a half a dozen times. I would say it is something you should see at least once or twice.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank shermanrandrew
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful drive to get to the lighthouse. Lots of information and photos with a museum. Really get an idea about how caretakers lived. Loved this

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bruce H
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This gem is tucked away from the pier and is located along the channel. Hundreds of stories are captured here, especially in the photos, just waiting to be told--again.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 205PaulT
Reviewed August 6, 2018

had to drive a ways to find this lighthouse. Worth it, lovely drive pretty walk to the lighthouse and found a hidden beach.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank WisconsinWoods
Reviewed August 4, 2018

This was not my favorite but if you are in the area you should stop by. The station itself is nice but not enough information about the history and nothing nearby to get a cold drink.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 27, 2018

We didn't realize that this was a beach hotspot; the parking lot was full on a weekday in the middle of the day and we wondered why there were so many people but then realized they were with bathing suits and towels, so they were...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank neverfindone
Reviewed July 24, 2018

This museum is very informative about the history of the area and lighthouses in General. There is also a well done video to view in the shed behind the light house.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank M M
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Great place to see Lake Michigan and enjoy a sunset. Also looks like a popular place to fish too. When in the area we visit this place because the we all love the view.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank fourpeez
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Nice local museum with lots of local history. A must when you are in the area along with a walk on the channel out into Lake Michigan, you can even get over the dunes to the beach or if you are a fisherman you can...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank johnbitter
Reviewed July 15, 2018

The view from up the lighthouse is worth it for people who can climb the stairs. The beach is beautiful and right by the lighthouse

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Restini
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