Point Pinos Lighthouse


Tour the oldest operating lighthouse on the West Coast

Guiding mariners to safety since 1855 …. and still active today

Set on the jagged rocky coast of the Monterey Peninsula

The lighthouse awaits your rediscovery

Lighthouse at sunsetOpen year round

Open 5 days a week (closed Tu/W) 1-4pm, no reservations required.

  • Monday 1:00 – 4:00
  • Tuesday closed
  • Wednesday closed
  • Thursday 1:00 – 4:00
  • Friday 1:00 – 4:00
  • Saturday 1:00 – 4:00
  • Sunday 1:00 – 4:00
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~ Outside of regular visiting hours the grounds are closed except by special arrangement.

There is no set entry fee to visit the Point Pinos Lighthouse.  However your generous donations will help fund the ongoing preservation/restoration efforts by our local all volunteer workers.  Thank you in advance for your donation(s).


80 Asilomar Avenue, Pacific Grove, CA 93950        info@pointpinoslighthouse.org