Grosse Point Lighthouse

Evanston, Ill.


2601 N. Sheridan Road
Evanston, Ill. 60201
(847) 328-6961
Hours: Open seasonally and will close the buildings after the last weekend in September, although the grounds remain open. Tours held 2 p.m., 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, June-September excluding holiday weekends.
Admission: $6, $3 kids 8-12. Visit website for more information.

This light was used by sailors as the primary navigational aid into Chicago. Grounds are open year-round, and the lighthouse is open June-September excluding  the week of July 4 and Labor Day weekend. It is not stroller-friendly and children under 8 are not permitted in the light tower. Access to the light tower is sometimes discontinued during extreme weather conditions or renovation  work.

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