Lighthouse Education

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Self-Guided Tours

Admission to the lighthouse includes a self-guided tour.

Tour sheets are handed out in the admissions area, and detail many of the museum’s artifacts and points of interest.

Group Tours

Guided tours are available for both school and adult groups, however reservations must be made in advance

Grand Traverse Lighthouse welcomes tour buses! If a guided tour is not requested, lighthouse staff will welcome the group, and give a brief historical summary before the individuals disperse for self-guided tours.

To schedule a school or tour bus visit, please call the Program Coodinator at 231-386-7195.

Lighthouse Events

Come up and enjoy one of the many annual events that take place at the historic Grand Traverse Lighthouse! From the Rock The Light 5K to holiday events, there’s something for everyone!