IMPORTANT NOTICE: We are located on Naval Air Station Pensacola, which is currently open only to current DoD ID card holders and certain Veterans Health Identification Card holders. Civilians will not be able to access the Lighthouse on their own. For civilians seeking access, please see our special tour options here

Hours of Operation for Thanksgiving Week: We will be open an additional hour (until 5:00pm) on Tuesday, November 23rd and Wednesday, November 24th. We will be closed for Thanksgiving Day, and resume normal hours of operation on Friday November 26th. 

Pensacola's Place
for Maritime History

Climb 177 steps up the historic Pensacola Lighthouse for one of the most beautiful views on the Gulf Coast. Built in 1859, the Lighthouse is located onboard Naval Air Station Pensacola.

Know Before You Go

  1. Bring proper ID
  2. Wear shoes with a secured back
  3. Climbers must be at least 44" tall or 7 years old. Children 12 & under can not climb without a ticketed adult.
  4. Use the Public Gate located at 1878 South Blue Angel Parkway. (The Navy Boulevard Gate is restricted to military personnel).
  5. No oversized purses or backpacks allowed on property

Plan Your Visit

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Friday - Sunday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Last Admission Sold 20 Minutes Prior to Closing
Adults: $8.00
12 & Under: $4.00
65 & Over: $4.00
Military Members: $4.00
Children under 44 inches are free

Check Out the Views @pcolalighthouse

Historic Lighthouse and Maritime Shots From Pensacola

Remember:

Enter through the NAS Pensacola Public Gate, with proper ID.

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