Absecon Lighthouse Celebrates National Lighthouse Day August 10

Kids Climb Free, Full-Moonrise Climb, Live Jazz & Winetasting at Absecon Lighthouse.

Absecon Lighthouse, New Jersey’s tallest, and the country’s third tallest Lighthouse, will be celebrating National Lighthouse Day on Monday, August 10th.  Kids up to 12 years old are invited to climb the lighthouse for FREE (must be accompanied by an adult) from 10am to 5pm.  But let’s not forget the grown-ups!  Enjoy a Full Moonrise Climb & Winetasting, while enjoying jazz tunes by Atlantic City’s very own Eddie Morgan Band, from 5:30 to 8:30Tickets are $20 to help preserve this important Atlantic City icon.

Dogs on leashes are always welcome in the garden and the museum.  Bring a lawn chair and hang-out…watch the sun set while you sip some wine, listen to classic soul tunes, stroll our 21bed community garden, 2-acre grounds, take in the historic outdoor exhibits, and chillax with us, because: SUMMER!

Absecon Lighthouse is a state-owned historic property administered by the non-profit Inlet Public/Private Association. Located at 31 So. Rhode Island Avenue in Atlantic City, it is open to visitors every day July & August, 10am to 5pm, and Thursdays until 8pm – last climb is 1/2 hour before closing.

For more information call (609) 449-1360 or visit us on the web at www.abseconlighthouse.org.