Point Pinos Lighthouse


Mobility Problems? Ask about our Virtual TourTour 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.

Open year round


Lighthouse at sunsetOpen 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.

S uggested entrance donation to visit the Point Pinos Lighthouse is $4 for adults, $2 for kids 6-12, and free for under 6.  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).

"Dogs are not allowed on the lighthouse Grounds per municipal code 14.08.030 Dogs prohibited in public parks -- Exceptions "


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