IMPORTANT NOTICE: Due to current access restrictions aboard NAS Pensacola, civilians cannot access the Lighthouse on their own. For civilians seeking access, please see our special tour options here.

Pensacola's Place
for Maritime History

Climb 177 steps up the historic Pensacola Lighthouse for one of the most beautiful views on the Gulf Coast. Built in 1859, the Lighthouse is located onboard Naval Air Station Pensacola.

Know Before You Go

  1. Bring proper ID, even when riding our shuttle bus
  2. Wear shoes with a secured back
  3. Climbers must be at least 44" tall or 7 years old. Children 12 & under can not climb without a ticketed adult.
  4. No oversized purses or backpacks are allowed on property

Plan Your Visit

Open Daily
Monday - Thursday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Friday - Sunday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Last admission: 20 minutes before closing
Adults: $9.50
12 & Under: $6.50
65 & Over: $6.50
Military Members: $6.50
Public Access Tours: $15.00

Check Out the Views @pcolalighthouse

Historic Lighthouse and Maritime Shots From Pensacola


Enter through the NAS Pensacola Public Gate, with proper ID.

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