Montauk Point Lighthouse

2000 Montauk Hwy. Montauk, NY 631-668-2544

The Montauk Point Lighthouse was authorized by the

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$11, $8 ages 62 and older, $4 41 inches to age 12, free under 41 inches. Minimum height requirement is 41 inches for tower climb


Lighthouse was commissioned by George Washington in 1792, construction was completed in 1796. The museum and gift shop in its base, run by the Montauk Historical Society, features early lighthouse photos and displays, with guides on hand. Visitors can climb to the top for sweeping vistas.


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