Grosse Point Lighthouse

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Seasonal Description - Winter:

This light used to tell sailors that they had reached Chicago. Grounds are open but the lighthouse is closed until June. It is not stroller-friendly and children under 8 are not permitted in the light tower. Restoration projects during the 2012 & 2013 calendar years may interrupt regular seasonal tour scheduling. Please phone (847) 328-6961 for the latest voicemail updates.

Seasonal Description - Spring:

This light used to tell sailors that they had reached Chicago. Grounds are open but the lighthouse is closed until June. It is not stroller-friendly and children under 8 are not permitted in the light tower. Restoration projects during the 2012 & 2013 calendar years may interrupt regular seasonal tour scheduling. Please phone (847) 328-6961 for the latest voicemail updates.

Seasonal Description - Summer:

This light used to tell sailors that they had reached Chicago. Grounds are open but the lighthouse is closed until June. It is not stroller-friendly and children under 8 are not permitted in the light tower. Restoration projects during the 2012 & 2013 calendar years may interrupt regular seasonal tour scheduling. Please phone (847) 328-6961 for the latest voicemail updates.

Seasonal Description - Fall:

This light used to tell sailors that they had reached Chicago. Grounds are open year round, but tours are only given June - September, weather permitting. It is not stroller-friendly and children under 8 are not permitted in the light tower. Please phone (847) 328-6961 for the latest voicemail updates.

Days/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.