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Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum

4931 S Peninsula Dr, Ponce Inlet, FL 32127-7301
+1 386-761-1821
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Not just another lighthouse.

Spent several hours here on the 4th of July. There were a good number of people visiting but it... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Marcus M
Flagler Beach
via mobile
Tallest lighthouse in Florida!

Talked my wife into climbing to the top. 203 steps later I had one unhappy camper to deal with... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Tavares, Florida
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Walk inside the white picket fence and step back in time. Maintained and operated by the Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse Preservation Association, this beautiful facility represents one of the best preserved and most authentic historic light stations in the nation today. Visitors will agree that the Ponce Inlet Lighthouse and Museum offers a treasure-trove of sights, sounds, and experiences for young and old alike.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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4931 S Peninsula Dr, Ponce Inlet, FL 32127-7301
+1 386-761-1821
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Spent several hours here on the 4th of July. There were a good number of people visiting but it wasn't crowded. The lighthouse, old houses/museum buildings & grounds are very well kept, clean & sightly. In you enjoy history, you should be able to learn...More

1  Thank Marcus M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Talked my wife into climbing to the top. 203 steps later I had one unhappy camper to deal with. Spectacular views though. You can see Cape Canaveral to the south and Daytona Beach to the north. Totally worth the hike up. My wife would disagree.....More

1  Thank FlaHarlock
Reviewed 4 days ago

The lighthouse is a must see for anyone who hasn't been yet. It is interesting as far as a good history lesson and you can climb all the way to the top, overlooking the ocean. It is very inexpensive and kids like to visit the...More

Thank Amy W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Climb the stairs in the lighthouse and you will see some awesome views. The lighthouse grounds are beautiful and the history is very interesting ... a nice stop . Love the gift shop .

1  Thank Rvgoddess1
Reviewed 6 days ago

We have visited the lighthouse many times and have enjoyed it every single time. The gift shop has some really nice stuff, a little expensive but nice. If you want a nice afternoon with your family then go! It's worth it!

1  Thank Lori B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the museum and lighthouse with our 3 teen sons. We enjoyed walking through the homes of the lighthouse keepers and learning about the history. It was very interesting! We climbed to the top of the lighthouse, which is a great workout. I had...More

1  Thank Tammy G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the tallest lighthouse in Florida, and is a must see place, well kept and amazing view from the top of the lighthouse, great !!!!

1  Thank stevewilliams6914
Reviewed 1 week ago

Drove 2 hrs to visit lighthouse and marine science center. The climb was a bit steeper than a lighthouse I had been in previously, but it was easy for those in good shape. Small children and older adults may have issues going up and down....More

1  Thank tracey11474
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the jaws boat the captain was mat the first mate was dan and the photographer was Lindsee had a blast 10/10 would do it again

Thank pie139231
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is something you've got to see. If your a Lighthouse enthusiast this is very educational. The grounds are very beautiful and well taken care of.

Thank Mark K
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Questions & Answers
28 February 2017|
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Response from PonceLighthouse | Property representative |
Yes, no extra charges either. Upper and lower lots with room for every type of vehicle from motorcycles to buses.
22 July 2016|
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Response from maspain2112 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. My 3 & 11 year old did it.
3 June 2016|
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Response from Sonny D | Reviewed this property |
It's 5 or 6 dollars to get to see the lighthouse and I actually think they are pet friendly and there is a dog beach at the inlet for pets also...