Presque Isle Lighthouse

One of Erie’s most treasured historic sites, is open to visitors during the summer season and continues to serve as a working aid to navigation. The lighthouse is located on the north shore of Presque Isle State Park, in Erie, Pennsylvania, at Leslie Beach near Beach 9.

Admission and Hours

We are open select days in Sept. and Oct.

Thursday - Sunday in September • 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday - Sunday in October • 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • $6 — House Tour and Tower Climb
  • $3 — House Tour
  • FREE — Walk the grounds and visit the Gift Shop

For questions, please call (814) 833-3604.

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The Presque Isle Lighthouse is still a working aid to navigation.

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Presque Isle Lighthouse was put into service July 12, 1873.

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