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“Stay at a Lighthouse” Virtual program Saturday, May 15, 2021, 4 p.m. (Eastern)

Fortunately for lighthouse aficionados, there are a variety ofopportunities to stay overnight at lighthouses around the U.S., inCanada, and in countries around the world. The nature of theaccommodations can vary widely, from bed and breakfast inns to hostelsto volunteer “keeper” situations. In this program we’ll meet ownersand managers of these properties from around the world. There… Continue reading “Stay at a Lighthouse” Virtual program Saturday, May 15, 2021, 4 p.m. (Eastern)

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Keeper’s house apartment at Maine’s Burnt Coat Harbor Light Station available as a weekly rental

Swans Island in Maine, four miles south of Acadia National Park and about 7,000 acres in size, was first charted by explorer Samuel de Champlain in 1604. Champlain called the island Brule-Cote, or “Burnt Coast.” It had long been used by local Indians as a summer fishing and hunting spot. To mark the entrance to… Continue reading Keeper’s house apartment at Maine’s Burnt Coat Harbor Light Station available as a weekly rental

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Overnight stays at Bakers Island Light Station in Salem, MA

Historic Bakers Island Light Station in Salem, Massachusetts, is owned by the Essex National Heritage Area, also known as Essex Heritage. Overnight stays are available in the assistant keeper’s house. For health and safety reasons, Essex Heritage is offering limited access during the 2020 season. There is a two-night minimum booking (Fridays and Saturdays only).… Continue reading Overnight stays at Bakers Island Light Station in Salem, MA

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First Annual Heceta Head Lightstation Birthday Party Scheduled for March 30

Heceta Head Lightstation is celebrating 123 years of the First Order Fresnel Lens shining its light on the Oregon Coast on March 30th from 4 to 7 pm. Birthday Party sponsors, Travel Lane County, will be providing warm drinks and cupcakes.  Taylor Sausages will be serving hot dogs, and Destination Events has donated a popcorn… Continue reading First Annual Heceta Head Lightstation Birthday Party Scheduled for March 30