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.

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 – December 31, 2021

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.

October 4, 2021 – The North Point Lighthouse will remain closed for the remainder of 2021 in order to undergo repairs necessary from a flooding incident over the summer.

July 23, 2021 – Vaccinated? Masks are optional. Anyone with COVID-19 symptoms is asked not to enter the museum.

April 12, 2021 – North Point Lighthouse Friends is pleased to announce that it was selected to receive a $1,000 U.S. Lighthouse Society emergency relief grant to assist with the expense of business operations in 2021. We would like to thank the Society for recognizing the need to help NPLM, and 34 other non-profit lighthouse organizations, throughout the country. https://uslhs.org/…/preservation-grants-program/recipients

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