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Fire Island Lighthouse

East of Robert Moses State Park, Parking Field 5 Fire Island , NY 631-661-4876

Construction of the second Fire Island Lighthouse was

Construction of the second Fire Island Lighthouse was completed in 1858. (Jan. 1, 2011) Photo Credit: T.C. McCarthy

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Type:

Lighthouse, Kids, Attractions

Price:

$7 (($8 beginning July 1), $4 older than 65, younger than 12 and for members of the military. Must wear flat shoes; minimum height is 42 inches. Museum is free.

Description:

Part of the Fire Island National Seashore. Display covers history of Fire Island Lighthouse and U.S. Lifesaving Service (pre-Coast Guard). Long Island's tallest lighthouse has 182 winding steps. Special summer programs to be announced. Special programs year-round.

Hours:

9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily April-June; 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. daily July 1-Labor Day, (Sat. in July open until 8 p.m.); 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily Labor Day-Nov. 5 ; 9:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Nov. 6.-Dec. 15; 11 a.m.-4 p.m. weekdays Dec. 16-March; noon-4 p.m. weekends and holidays mid-Dec.-March.

Parking:

$10 a car daily May 27-Sept. 10; $8 a car weekends and holidays Apr. 1-May 21 and Sept. 16-Nov. 12.

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Event schedule

Sat25

Thanksgiving Weekend Evening Tower Tour Fire Island Lighthouse, Fire Island , NY

Sat25

Tree Trimming Fire Island Lighthouse, Fire Island , NY

Sun3

Evening Tower Tour Fire Island Lighthouse, Fire Island , NY

Sat9

Reenactment of the Flying Santa Fire Island Lighthouse, Fire Island , NY

Sat9

Light Keepers Behind the Scenes Tour Fire Island Lighthouse, Fire Island , NY

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