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Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum

Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum Review

Designed by Civil War hero Lieutenant George Gordon Meade, this brick lighthouse has been under the Coast Guard's purview since 1860. Tours of the 108-foot-tall landmark are held approximately every half-hour and are included with admission. (Children must be at least 4 feet tall to go to the top.) The museum tells about efforts to restore this graceful spire to the way it looked from 1860 to 1918; its galleries and outdoor structures, including a pioneer home, also showcase local history dating back five thousand years.

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  • Address: Lighthouse Park, 500 Capt. Armour's Way, Jupiter, FL 33469 | Map It
  • Phone: 561/747–8380
  • Cost: $9
  • Hours: Jan.–Apr., daily 10–5; May–Dec., Tues.–Sun., 10–5. Last tour at 4.
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  • Location: Jupiter and Vicinity
Updated: 05-17-2013

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