Explore Erie's Lighthouses

Visit the Presque Isle Lighthouse and Erie Land Lighthouse to take in breathtaking  views from the top of each tower while learning about Erie's rich maritime history. 

Admission and Hours

Presque Isle Lighthouse

Open Daily through September 12th from 10 am to 5 pm

Thursday - Sunday in September from 10 am to 4 pm

Friday - Sunday in October from 10 am to 4 pm

  • $7 — House Tour and Tower Climb
  • $3 — House Tour
  • FREE — Walk the grounds and visit the Gift Shop

Erie Land Lighthouse

Open Saturday and Sunday from 11a.m. to 3 p.m.

  • $5 — Tower Climb

First Tuesday of each month from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

  • Free community day

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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