NJ Lighthouse Challenge 2013

New Jersey Lighthouse Challenge Starts October 19-20 2013

lighthosue chaleIt’s time to tour all of the 11 land based lighthouses and museums in New Jersey over the upcoming October 19 & 20th weekend to assist with raising funding for the continued preservation of our historical NJ Lighthouses.

You may purchases a souvenir passport for $1 and have your passport stamped along the way as you may you stop at each Lighthouse. Your donations help towards the continued preservation, education and restoration. You can learn more about our NJ Lighthouses here at the www.lighthousechallengenj.org

Kids can climb fee with a paid adult or experience an an evening climb for spectacular views during the evening.

lighthouse challenge facebookEvening climbs will be offered  at Absecon, Cape May, Sandy Hook, Tinicum, Tuckerton. Please also keep in mind that Children 11 and under climb free with a paid adult.


Enjoy a weekend of family fun in Cape May, as you visit each lighthouse and purchases a souvenir passport for $1 and have your passport stamped along the way.


You can view a list of the participating lighthouses and museums below:

  • Absecon
  • Barnegat
  • Barnegat Light Historical Museum
  • Cape May
  • Cape May County Museum
  • East Point
  • Finns Point
  • Hereford Inlet
  • Navesink/Twin Lights
  • US Life Saving Station
  • Sandy Hook
  • Sea Girt 
  • Tatham Life Saving Station
  • Tinicum
  • Tuckerton Seaport

Please click on the following link for directions to travel locations with  the Lighthouse Challenge

Please take a few moments and view this short video of the Cape May Lighthouse, as we walk to the top and enjoy the views of the Delaware Bay and the NJ Shore Line.