Discover. Explore. Experience.

North Point Lighthouse — A historic maritime treasure.

Photo Credit: Tyler Egnarski

The S.S. Christopher Columbus: A Whale of a Ship

Check out our latest exhibit at North Point Lighthouse. August 30, 2018 – February 24, 2019

Climb the Tower

for a spectacular 360-degree view of Milwaukee, Lake Park and Lake Michigan.

Visit Our Museum

to see artifacts and exhibits about lighthouses and maritime history of the Great Lakes.

The Keepers Wall

celebrates the keepers and families who lived in Milwaukee’s first lighthouse and at North Point.

Discover. Explore. Experience.

North Point Lighthouse: A historic maritime treasure.

Photo Credit: Tyler Egnarski

 

The S.S. Christopher Columbus: A Whale of a Ship

Check out our latest exhibit at North Point Lighthouse.
August 30, 2018 – February 24, 2019

Climb the Tower

for a spectacular 360-degree view of Milwaukee, Lake Park and Lake Michigan.

Visit Our Museum

to see artifacts and exhibits about lighthouses and maritime history of the Great Lakes.

The Keepers Wall

celebrates the keepers and families who lived in Milwaukee’s first lighthouse and at North Point.

Lecture Series

A monthly series of talks by prominent historians, authors and scholars. Learn More

Our Summer Hours

Sat & Sun 1:00-4:00pm year-round (except July 27 & 28 during Milwaukee Air Show). June 20-Aug30 Thurs & Fri 10:00-2:00pm. Memorial Day, July 4th & Labor Day 10:00-2:00pm. Learn More

Full Moon Tours

The "Occasional Artists" Art Exhibit

The “Occasional Artists” are a group of working professionals who find the time to pursue their passion for art and photography in their free time. This year we have gathered six artists who will be showing and selling their work at the North Point Lighthouse Museum on Friday June 14 h 2019 from 5-8:30 PM with a portion of the proceeds going to support the museum. Admission is $10. There will be a cash bar. Learn More

June Lecture: The Journey Home

How does a girl born in the Ukraine.raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, travel a path that will lead her to become Prime Minister of Israel? This informative, entertaining program, developed by Jessica Michna, explores that rather circuitous route. What roadblocks and detours were thrown in Golda’s way and how did she overcome them? The journey is a fascinating one, filled with joy and sorrow, seriousness and humor. Let Golda, as portrayed by Jessica Michna, tell you in her own words. Learn More

Best of Milwaukee

Help us win Best Museum (Non-Art) by casting your vote in #BestofMilwaukee. Thanks for your continued support! Voting ends November 29: Cast Your Vote

Lecture Series

A monthly series of talks by prominent historians, authors and scholars. Learn More

Full Moon Tours

The "Occasional Artists" Art Exhibit

The “Occasional Artists” are a group of working professionals who find the time to pursue their passion for art and photography in their free time. This year we have gathered six artists who will be showing and selling their work at the North Point Lighthouse Museum on Friday June 14 h 2019 from 5-8:30 PM with a portion of the proceeds going to support the museum. Admission is $10. There will be a cash bar. Learn More

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