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Skip the Line: North Point Lighthouse Admission Ticket

Milwaukee, United States

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Overview

1 to 3 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

The North Point Lighthouse and Museum is a beautifully restored landmark and museum located between two ravines in picturesque Lake Park on Milwaukee's historic East Side. It is one of the city’s oldest structures and features a 74-foot tower and Queen Anne-style keeper's quarters. Museum exhibits and artifacts tell the history and stories about Milwaukee's lighthouses, the keepers who maintained them, and Great Lakes maritime industry.

Built in 1888, the unique octagonal lighthouse guided a bustling maritime trade on the Great Lakes for almost 100 years. When Frederick Law Olmsted, architect of New York City’s iconic Central Park, was commissioned to design Lake Park, he built the grand Lion Bridges to join the north and south sections of the park—placing the North Point Lighthouse in the middle as the park’s crown jewel.

North Point Lighthouse is listed on the National Register of Historic Lighthouses and the National Register of Historic Places.

What's Included

  • Entrance ticket
  • Entry/Admission - North Point Lighthouse
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What To Expect

Visit: North Point Lighthouse, 2650 N Wahl Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211-3860

Discover how the lighthouse served the Great Lakes maritime industry. See artifacts and exhibits about the ships that sailed Lake Michigan. Learn about the keepers who maintained the lighthouse. Climb the 74-foot tall tower for a spectacular 360° view of Lake Park, Lake Michigan and downtown Milwaukee.

The Location

Departure time

1/1/2022 - 12/31/2022
Saturday - Sunday:01:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Location

Milwaukee, United States

Reviews

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Written Reviews (14)

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Beautiful day to see a...

Margaret_E | May 2021

Beautiful day to see a lighthouse! Recommend it! The neighborhood was delightful as well. Beautiful small golf course nearby.

The North Point lighthouse is...

karentZ4743ZO | Nov 2019

The North Point lighthouse is an appealing structure, tucked away in an almost unnoticeable park on the bluff north of the Milwaukee Harbor. The museum offers fascinating information about lighthouse lenses, former lighthouse keepers, shipbuilding,

The lighthouse is definitely worth...

William B | Oct 2019

The lighthouse is definitely worth a stop if you are in the area but it's beyond walking distance from downtown. If you have a car and its a nice day, the drive along the lake front and the architecture in the Lake Park District make a trip to the

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Students with a valid ID are eligible for child rate. Must show ID upon arrival.
  • Active military and veterans are free. Must show ID upon arrival.
  • Stroller accessible

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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