Fire Island Lighthouse

Fire Island Lighthouse This rich example of Nautical history is open year round! Come visit us today! Call 631-661-4876 for more information. Donate to us through PayPal! https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=NJRUUS8C2AT42

APRIL throuh JUNE - Open Daily - 9:30 am - 5:00 pm JULY through AUGUST - Open Daily - 9:30 am - 6:00 pm LABOR DAY through MID-DECEMBER - Open Daily - 9:30 am - 4:00 pm Tower closes one hour before Visitor Center closing. MID-DECEMBER through MARCH - Weekdays - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Weekends and Holidays - 12 noon - 4:00 pm CLOSED THANKGIVING DAY, CHRISTMAS DAY, EASTER SUNDAY

1947 Cadillac formal sedan visits the lighthouse.  Car owner Mike Militello
02/27/2020

1947 Cadillac formal sedan visits the lighthouse. Car owner Mike Militello

02/27/2020

Beautiful Thursday morning ☀️

There's still room for the Early Morning Tower Tour on Saturday, Feb 29, at 6am.  Spend Leap Year watching the morning s...
02/25/2020

There's still room for the Early Morning Tower Tour on Saturday, Feb 29, at 6am. Spend Leap Year watching the morning sunrise form the top of the towers. $15 for members/ $20 for non-members. Call 631-661-4876 for reservations.

Thank you to Renee DeFilippis for another stunning picture of the Sunrise this weekend.
02/25/2020

Thank you to Renee DeFilippis for another stunning picture of the Sunrise this weekend.

Sunrise taken at Captree Park by Tom Coll.  Thanks, Tom, for sharing this winner.
02/25/2020

Sunrise taken at Captree Park by Tom Coll. Thanks, Tom, for sharing this winner.

Fresh water pond.  Photo by Christine Rockett
02/22/2020

Fresh water pond. Photo by Christine Rockett

Crafts at the LIghthouse:Bring the kiddies over to the Lighthouse for some crafting, from 10am-3pm, Wednesday, Thursday ...
02/21/2020

Crafts at the LIghthouse:
Bring the kiddies over to the Lighthouse for some crafting, from 10am-3pm, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday of this week. Also, reduced tower fees for children under 12 to climb the tower. (children must be 42 inches tall to climb).

Fire Island Lighthouse's cover photo
02/20/2020

Fire Island Lighthouse's cover photo

Many people have requested an early morning tower climb.  We have answered your request.  There will be a Sunrise tour o...
02/20/2020

Many people have requested an early morning tower climb. We have answered your request. There will be a Sunrise tour on Saturday, February 29 (Leap year) at 6:00am $15 for FILPS members/$20for non members. Reservations are required. Call 631-661-4976 to make reservations. Sunrise is at 6:28 am. Hope to see you here.

Some happy visitors from Raleigh, NC and Long Island, NY
02/20/2020

Some happy visitors from Raleigh, NC and Long Island, NY

Fire Island Lighthouse
02/20/2020

Fire Island Lighthouse

Beautiful Thursday morning ☀️
02/20/2020

Beautiful Thursday morning ☀️

Crafts at the LIghthouse:Bring the kiddies over to the Lighthouse for some crafting, from 10am-3pm, Wednesday, Thursday ...
02/18/2020

Crafts at the LIghthouse:
Bring the kiddies over to the Lighthouse for some crafting, from 10am-3pm, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday of this week. Also, reduced tower fees for children under 12 to climb the tower. (children must be 42 inches tall to climb).

Beautiful art work by Lynn McWilliams.  I bet wine would taste great in these.  Thanks for sharing Lynn.
02/16/2020

Beautiful art work by Lynn McWilliams. I bet wine would taste great in these. Thanks for sharing Lynn.

Lighthouse’s are for lovers!  Lovely night!  Photos by Paul Baiata!
02/15/2020

Lighthouse’s are for lovers! Lovely night!
Photos by Paul Baiata!

Beautiful picture today taken by our visitor Yanbin Wang
02/13/2020

Beautiful picture today taken by our visitor Yanbin Wang

Thanks to Paul Demichael for sharing his work with us.
02/13/2020

Thanks to Paul Demichael for sharing his work with us.

FYI:  "Lighthouses Are for Lovers" tour scheduled for Saturday is full.
02/12/2020

FYI: "Lighthouses Are for Lovers" tour scheduled for Saturday is full.

Rainy Tuesday morning
02/11/2020

Rainy Tuesday morning

A beautiful Saturday at the lighthouse taken by Jamie Lynn Ryan. Thanks Jamie
02/09/2020

A beautiful Saturday at the lighthouse taken by Jamie Lynn Ryan. Thanks Jamie

Do you know what this is?  If not,  join us for the Behind the Scenes tour on Saturday, February 8 at 9am. Call 631-661-...
02/06/2020

Do you know what this is? If not, join us for the Behind the Scenes tour on Saturday, February 8 at 9am. Call 631-661-4876 for reservations.

02/06/2020

Volunteers shift change on a rainy Thursday

Always a nice day at the Fire Island Lighhouse rain or shine
02/06/2020

Always a nice day at the Fire Island Lighhouse rain or shine

Eagle Scout Jack Catapano presented a donation to FILPS Executive Director, Tony Femminella.  With them is Joseph Catapa...
02/03/2020

Eagle Scout Jack Catapano presented a donation to FILPS Executive Director, Tony Femminella. With them is Joseph Catapano, Assistant Scout Master. We thank Jack for his generous donation and for his work on building the deck on the boathouse. We thank you for helping to Keep the Light Shining.

02/02/2020

Morning walk

We are ready to welcome you back!  We re-open tomorrow, Saturday, February 1.  Come see the beautiful floors....shoes of...
01/31/2020

We are ready to welcome you back! We re-open tomorrow, Saturday, February 1. Come see the beautiful floors....shoes off please....KIDDING!
Photo by Paul Baiata.

With the Keeper's Quarters closed for the week, we are painting and shining things up to get ready to re-open on Saturda...
01/28/2020

With the Keeper's Quarters closed for the week, we are painting and shining things up to get ready to re-open on Saturday, February 1. Thanks to Paul for his painting expertise.

A reminder that the Lighthouse and the buildings will be closed this week, Monday, January 27 through Friday, Jan. 31.  ...
01/27/2020

A reminder that the Lighthouse and the buildings will be closed this week, Monday, January 27 through Friday, Jan. 31. We will reopen on Saturday, February 1 at 11am a little shinier!

Just a reminder that the Lighthouse will be OPEN for visitors until Sunday, January 26.  We will be CLOSED the week of J...
01/24/2020

Just a reminder that the Lighthouse will be OPEN for visitors until Sunday, January 26. We will be CLOSED the week of January 27 thru Jan 31 for scheduled maintenance. We will Reopen on Saturday, Feb. 1.

We apologize to anyone who dropped by yesterday.  The bridge was closed due to an accident and we told the afternoon vol...
01/24/2020

We apologize to anyone who dropped by yesterday. The bridge was closed due to an accident and we told the afternoon volunteers not to come in. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Beautiful Thursday morning ☀️
01/23/2020

Beautiful Thursday morning ☀️

Great South Bay bridge closed because of ICE but we are open if you are coming the ocean parkway
01/23/2020

Great South Bay bridge closed because of ICE but we are open if you are coming the ocean parkway

Beautiful day for a walk on the beach. Thanks Tony Femminella for this great shot!
01/22/2020

Beautiful day for a walk on the beach. Thanks Tony Femminella for this great shot!

01/19/2020
Always a nice day at our house!
01/17/2020

Always a nice day at our house!

01/17/2020

Thursday windy morning walk to the Fire Island lighthouse

The Wolf Moon is rising taken by Lisa Scrima-Cattelli.  Thanks, Lisa for coming over for our evening tour and supporting...
01/14/2020

The Wolf Moon is rising taken by Lisa Scrima-Cattelli. Thanks, Lisa for coming over for our evening tour and supporting our programs.

A beautiful view by Jim Berry.  thanks for sharing Jim!
01/12/2020

A beautiful view by Jim Berry. thanks for sharing Jim!

Tom Coll dares you to find the LIghthouse...taken this morning!  Thanks, Tom
01/12/2020

Tom Coll dares you to find the LIghthouse...taken this morning! Thanks, Tom

Our original  First Order Fresnel Lens gets a spring cleanup.  It's shining brighter now.  Come visit the Lens Building....
01/12/2020

Our original First Order Fresnel Lens gets a spring cleanup. It's shining brighter now. Come visit the Lens Building.
Pictures by Leon Gurinsky

Brrrr!  Cold morning, but great for photo shots.  Tome Coll took this from Captree this morning!.  WOW!
01/09/2020

Brrrr! Cold morning, but great for photo shots. Tome Coll took this from Captree this morning!. WOW!

Sally visiting the Fresnel Lens 🐾🐾
01/09/2020

Sally visiting the Fresnel Lens 🐾🐾

Full moon is on Friday, January 10.  Sunset and Moonrise will be at the same time, 4:43 PM.  Come see this event at the ...
01/07/2020

Full moon is on Friday, January 10. Sunset and Moonrise will be at the same time, 4:43 PM. Come see this event at the top of the LIghthouse on Friday. $15 for FILPS members/ $20 for non-members. Reservations are required. Call 631-661-4876 during the day tom make those reservations.

Even foggy days are exciting at the LIghthouse.  Thank you to Adil Borluca for the photo.  It certainly makes you feel l...
01/07/2020

Even foggy days are exciting at the LIghthouse. Thank you to Adil Borluca for the photo. It certainly makes you feel like you're in the midst of the mist!

Address

1 Burma Road, Fire Island, NY 11702
Fire Island, NY
11702

Park at Robert Moses State Park Field #5 ($10 charge may apply in summer season) Tower Tour Fee: $7 per adult, $4 per senior over 65 $4 per child under 12 and active military $2 per Fire Island Lighthouse Preservation Society members

Opening Hours

Monday 10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 16:00
Thursday 10:00 - 16:00
Friday 10:00 - 16:00
Saturday 11:00 - 16:00
Sunday 11:00 - 16:00

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(631) 661-4876

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