Absecon Lighthouse and Lighthouse Keeper's Museum

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Absecon Lighthouse and Lighthouse Keeper's Museum
31 S. Rhode Island Avenue
Atlantic City, NJ 08401

New Jersey's tallest, and the country's third tallest lighthouse, and keeper's cottage museum.

Contact

Phone (609) 449-1360
Urlwww.abseconlighthouse.org
Emailjean@abseconlighthouse.org
Fax
2nd Phone

General Info

HoursSept-June: Th -M 11 am-4 pm, July & August: Open daily 10 am-5 pm.
DirectorJean, Executive Director
Languages Other Than English

Other Info

Newsletter
Last Update2014

New Jersey's tallest, and the country's third tallest lighthouse, rising 171 feet with 228 steps and the original first-order Fresnel lens in place at the top. Free parking, exhibits, Keeper's Cottage museum, two-acre lawn for picnics, and gift shop. Fresnel lens exhibit and live video feed from the top for those not able to climb. Educational programs and special events offered. Admission to climb; group rates available.

Subjects: Museums, History, Architecture
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