Hours and Admission
2021 North Point Lighthouse Open Hours & Tour Fees
Open to the public & tours – no reservation needed
- Beginning May 1, 2021 — Open Saturdays & Sundays 1 – 4 pm
- Closed July 24/25, 2021, August 14, 2021, December 25/26, 2021
The fees for public tours are:
- $8 Adults
- $5 Adults 65+
- $5 Children & Students (with ID)
- Free Children under 4
- Free to active and former military
Discover how the lighthouse served the Great Lakes maritime industry. See artifacts and exhibits about the ships that sailed Lake Michigan. Learn about the keepers who maintained the lighthouse. Climb the 74-foot tall tower for a spectacular 360° view of Lake Park, Lake Michigan and downtown Milwaukee.
Climbing the Tower
Must be at least 5 years old and at least 38 inches tall to climb the tower.
There are 84 steps and a ladder to reach the lantern room at the top of the tower.
Education or Scout Groups
Throughout the year we work with homeschooled and traditional school groups, Girl and Boy Scout troops, and the Urban Ecology Center. As with our Group Tours, we will tailor your visit based on your needs. Our docents can make suggestions or answer questions about your particular purpose for the visit and make special arrangements so that you can accomplish what is required for your curriculum or badge. Admission is $8 per person.
Lunch & Learn (only available for larger groups)
1½ hours Monday–Thursday
Lighthouse Museum lunch & tour: $25 per person or $750 – whichever is greater.
Make a reservation by calling 414-332-6754 or email@example.com
Museum is handicap accessible, however the tower is not.
2021 North Point Lighthouse COVID-19 Safety Plan requires all visitors to wear a mask and to socially distance from others not in their group. Anyone with COVID-19 symptoms is asked not to enter the museum. Signage is posted to remind visitors of these procedures.
Down payment required to hold date for Group Tours and Lunch & Learns. Payments are non-refundable.
Non-Profit 501c3 Discount: 15% (no discount on Lunch & Learn)
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 414-332-6754