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The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum is now open to the public and is hosting two events this June.  The Lighthouse and Museum reopened to visitors on June 9th for tours and events.

June Events at the Lighthouse

Lighthouse Sunset Tour: Wednesday, June 24th

Tomorrow, the lighthouse is hosting their popular Lighthouse Sunset Tour. Visitors can climb to the top of the lighthouse tower and take in the spectacular sunset views of Jupiter. Visitors will even get to see the Jupiter Lighthouse turn on and illuminate the sky and get a peak inside the lighthouse watch room. The tour last approximately an hour and space is limited, only 10 people allowed. Visitors must wear a mask or facial covering. The cost is $25 dollars and you can purchase your

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The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum reopened to visitors last weekend and visitors were allowed to climb to the top of the lighthouse tower.

In addition to the Lighthouse being open for tours, visitors can visit the historic grounds and visit the lighthouse giftshop. The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum is reopening in phases with limited hours and days. Currently, the hours of operation are Thursday through Sunday, 10 am to 4 pm with the last grounds admission being at 3 pm.

This week, Jupiter’s iconic lighthouse is bringing back two of their popular events.

Lighthouse Sunset Tour: Wednesday, June 3rd

Climb to the top of the lighthouse tour and watch the spectacular sunset over Jupiter and watch the lighthouse light turn on to

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The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum is currently closed to visitors but school children from across Jupiter and South Florida will have the opportunity to learn about the state’s rich natural history online.  

The online history classes will be led by the children’s book author Harvey Oyer III, Oyer will expand on the stories in his beloved The Adventures of Charlie Pierce series. Many schools in Palm Beach County use Oyer’s books as part of the history curriculum. 

The online classes are aimed for fourth graders but all are welcomed to watch the videos and use the resources. The segments include PowerPoint’s, crossword, coloring sheets, word search, biography, educational videos and more all available online. 

Download the free Jupiter Inlet

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The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum is hosting the first Family Adventure Day of 2020. In 2020, the Jupiter Lighthouse is also celebrating its 160th Anniversary.

Come and spend the afternoon on the waterfront with adventures to celebrate Florida’s history and maritime heritage inspired educational activities. Activities include storytelling, visits from historical characters, fishing, arts and crafts, special exhibits, music, games, activities, demonstrations and much more.

The theme for this Family Adventure Day is The Charlie Pierce Expedition. There will be a costume contest for those who dresses up in their favorite Pioneer, Explorer and Archeologist gear. Come dressed as your favorite adventurer for your change to win a fun prize for the whole

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Join the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum for their Annual Rendezvous at the Light fundraiser to help benefit the lighthouse.

The annual waterfront fundraiser is back for another year and this year the event plans to be better than ever. The fundraiser is the biggest fundraiser held at the Jupiter Lighthouse and the proceeds go towards helping to lighthouse run and operate, help to preserve the heritage site and help to promote more educational programs.

Top area restaurants and breweries get together for one night to bring delicious food and drinks to the event. In addition to the great food and drinks, there will be a spectacular silent auction, live music and entertainment and much more.

Tickets are required to attend the event and are $100 dollars

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Are you looking for something different to do on date night or with the family?  Well look no further! Enjoy an evening tour of the Jupiter Lighthouse with breathtaking views of the full moon from the top.

The Jupiter Lighthouse is run by the Loxahatchee River Historical Society, Inc., which is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. The Society is responsible for the restoration and maintenance of the remarkable 1860 Lighthouse.

Join the Loxahatchee River Historical Society for a tour on Saturday, September 13th from 6:45 pm – 8:00 pm. The tour will last approximately 75 minutes, weather permitting. The cost is $25.00 per person and tickets are required, so go online and get yours today! Children must be accompanied by an adult and be at least 48”

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Look no further for the best waterfront restaurants near the Jupiter Lighthouse at the Jupiter Inlet. Enjoy unsurpassed views of the Jupiter Inlet Waterway and the historic Jupiter Lighthouse.  The 156-foot tall red impressive structure holds the title as the oldest existing structure in Palm Beach County and one of the oldest lighthouses in Florida. It was only illuminated for a couple of years before the confederate army dowsed its light during the Civil War.  When the war was over, it was re-lit and been guiding ships along the shore to this day. These local establishments offer authentic South Florida dining and is a favorite of locals and tourists.  Come by land or by sea.

SOPHISTICATED DINING at 1000 North, 1000 North U.S. One, Jupiter

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Tonight, the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum is hosting their reoccurring Lighthouse Sunset Tour.

Come and climb to the top of the iconic Jupiter Lighthouse and see the spectacular sunset views over the water and the town of Jupiter. Visitors will also get to witness the light turn on and illuminate the sky and get a sneak peak into the lighthouse Watch Room to see how everything works.

The tours are approximately 75 minutes long and cost $20 dollars per person or $15 dollars per lighthouse members. The tours are weather permitting, be sure to check their website for more information. The tours are open to all ages and children must be at least 48 inches tall to climb the tower steps.

The next Lighthouse Sunset Tour:
Wednesday, July 10th at 7:45 pm,

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The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum is hosting their reoccurring Hike Through History this Saturday, July 6th.

The hike includes a 2- mile journey through the 120 acres of the Lighthouse Natural Conservation Area to learn about the nature and history of the historic site and the lighthouse. The site is just one of three natural sites in the United States. The natural site is protected by the Bureau of Land Management’s National Conversation Land Programs.

The hike is this Saturday starting at 8:30 am at the Lighthouse and will meet at the Flagpole. The program is open to all and children must be 5 years old to participate. Those under 13 years old must be accompanied by an adult. Proper footwear, active wear, a hat and a water bottle are suggested

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The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum is hosting two Lighthouse Sunset Tours this month of June.

During the tour, visitors climb the 105 steps to the top of the Lighthouse tower and see the spectacular views of Jupiter and the ocean. Visitors will even get a change to watch and see how the Jupiter Light turns on to light up the sky and get a tour of the Watch room to see how everything works.

The tours are approximately 75 minutes long and cost $20 dollars to attend and $15 dollars for Lighthouse Members. The tours start at 7:30 pm and are weather permitting, so be sure to check back and visit their website for updates. Tickets are required and can be purchased online. Are all welcomed to attend, and children must be 48 inches tall and accompanied by

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