Presque Isle Lighthouse

One of Erie’s most treasured historic sites, is normally 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.

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The Presque Isle Lighthouse will be closed to Visitors until further notice due to the COVID-19 virus pandemic. The lighthouse, however, will remain an active aid to navigation. Please check back for future updates.

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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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