After your visit to the St. Augustine Lighthouse, you will see history from a completely new perspective. From the breathtaking views of Northeast Florida, to the artifacts recovered by ancestors' vessels, to centuries of history from in and around all of St. Augustine, Florida - these things will be imparted to you while touring the St. Augustine Lighthouse.
General Admission includes full access to many amazing things including the lighthouse, the restored keeper's house, nature trails, and more. Included in General Admission, there are 5 behind the scenes tours that go every hour from 11 a.m to 3 p.m. Tickets can be used anytime during their regular hours from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. with different hours during the summertime and over holidays.
If you're brave enough, the St. Augustine Lighthouse also offers a 1 ½ - 2-hour ghost tour, highlighting the history and hauntings of the lighthouse. This specific tour is available on Friday-Sunday evenings. To add excitement and a new experience to the tour Electromagnetic field (EMF) meters are available to rent. So if you are looking for something spooky to do, enjoy a ghost tour.
Another opportunity to explore the grounds at night, once a month guests are invited to view our beautiful Northeast Florida's sunsets. From the top point of the tower, you can watch the sun disappear while the full moon ascends into the night sky. In addition to the view, guests are treated to complimentary champagne from San Sebastian Winery. With a relaxing night filled with beautiful views, this limited space tour is definitely one to check out.