For the best view in Palm Beach County, climb the 105 steps to the top of the landmark lighthouse. (Courtesy Loxahatchee River Historical Society)
Located in Lighthouse Park, Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum offers climbing tours of the landmark 1860 lighthouse. The museum, housed in a restored WWII building, exhibits "Five Thousand Years on the Loxahatchee." You can also visit the Keeper's Workshop and Deck, Tindall Pioneer Homestead and Seminole Chickee. Enjoy shopping at the nautical Museum gift shop and check online for their adult and children’s programs, sunset tours, twilight yoga and other special events.
This waterfront venue is perfect for dipping your toes in the Inlet, nature-watching and a picnic lunch. The hiking trail and observation tower are located on the north side of Beach Road. The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is part of the 120-acre federally designated, Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Area.
Open seven days a week January to April, Tu-Su 10 am-5 pm May to December. Closed New Year’s Day, Easter, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. Adult admission is $12 and children (ages 6-18) $6.