Looking for a unique adventure this summer? Friends of Pomham Rocks Lighthouse, a chapter of the American Lighthouse Foundation, is hosting scheduled tours to the historic island light station all summer long. This summer season will be the first opportunity for the public to visit the local landmark which has been fully restored inside and… Continue reading First public tours of Pomham Rocks Lighthouse, Rhode Island
The 1871 Pomham Rocks Lighthouse is the last of five lighthouses that once stood on Rhode Island’s Providence River. It’s been beautifully restored by the Friends of Pomham Rocks Lighthouse, a chapter of the American Lighthouse Foundation. Now you can take a self-guided tour of the historic building. Knowledgeable docents will also be available to… Continue reading Pomham Rocks Lighthouse (RI) Tours now available!
Join us as we explore the lighthouses of Italy Don’t miss this great International Tour to scenic Italy. We will start in Naples and then head down the west coast to visit or view 30 lighthouses. We will also dine on the best Italian food in the world. We will visit many archeological sites and museums.… Continue reading Lighthouse Tour Spotlight Italy / Sicily / Malta May 17 – June 2, 2022
After many postponements, date changes, and disappointments, this tour is now set and primed to provide you with an exciting and unique lighthouse experience. Space is available on this tour for anyone interested in heading out to see a Texas longhorn and taking a walk in the footsteps of the Mayans. We will be starting… Continue reading Lighthouse Tour Spotlight : April 11-26, 2022 – Texas & The Yucatan Peninsula
Take advantage of the limited space available on the vessel chartered by the U.S. Lighthouse Society to visit a remote and spectacular Washington lighthouse. It’s normally a 10-mile round trip hike! Don’t miss this chance to visit New Dungeness Lighthouse and spend some time with fellow lighthouse friends. Space is limited, so register soon. Details:… Continue reading Visit the New Dungeness Lighthouse!
The Point San Luis Lighthouse at Avila Beach in California has been beautifully decorated for the festive season. Using Zoom, a docent will lead guests on a walking tour of this historic site. Guests will travel back in time to December 1890, delve into the lighthouse’s history, and see all the things one would see… Continue reading Virtual Holiday Tours at Point San Luis Lighthouse, CA
Join the Society’s next lighthouse tour retrospective and experience this wonderful trip. Interact with the tour leader and other Society members as we continue sharing our tour experiences and have some fun learning about new places. The presentation will include a prepared narrative, photographs, historical information and a Q&A period at the end. Date: Saturday,… Continue reading Lighthouse Tour Retrospective – Greece 2019
Saturday, August 22, at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time Join the Society’s next lighthouse tour retrospective and experience this wonderful trip. Interact with tour leader Chris Brookes and other Society members as we continue sharing our tour experiences and have some fun learning about new places. The presentation will include a prepared narrative, photographs, historical information… Continue reading USLHS Lighthouse Tour Retrospective: South Africa 2018
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 from 2:00-3:00 p.m. PDT Take a docent-led virtual tour of the Point San Luis Light Station, a California Central Coast hidden gem. Travel with a docent back in time to 1890, delve into the history of the light station, and see all the places you’d see on an in-person tour, plus… Continue reading Point San Luis Lighthouse Virtual Tour
The July 2016 USLHS tour to Wales and the Isle of Man in the UK began and ended in Bristol, England. In addition to dozens of lighthouses, the tour included castles and museums. This retrospective program looks back at the tour, with tour leader Skip Sherwood. This is the fifth USLHS tour retrospective program. Go… Continue reading USLHS Tour Retrospective #5 – Wales and the Isle of Man