Upcoming Tours & Events

Lighthouse Tours: $5/adult, $3 for children suggested donation
Members and children under 5 are free

2024 Lighthouse Tour Dates

Saturday, June 8 – 10a – 4p – Door County Maritime Museum Lighthouse Festival

Saturday, July 13 – 10a – 4p – Kewaunee Car Show

Saturday, July 20 – 10a – 4p – Kewaunee Alumnifest

Saturday, August 3 – 10a – 4p – Celebrating National Lighthouse Day
*** Special guests “Green Bay Mike and Key Club” will be activating the Kewaunee Pierhead Lighthouse as a HAM radio station. Many other lighthouses around the USA will do the same, and contact each other as part of the celebration of radio in lighthouse history.

Saturday, October 5 – 10a – 4p – Door County Maritime Museum Lighthouse Festival

Walk to the end of the pier and climb to the top of the Kewaunee Pierhead Lighthouse!
Our volunteers open the lighthouse for tours a few times a year, explaining the history of the lighthouse and our restoration efforts to hundreds of eager guests.

Contact us if you’re interested in volunteering on these days!

Now Offering Private Tours!

We are excited to begin offering private group tours in 2024!
$120 donation for 10 or less visitors
$10 donation for each additional

Email us with your preferred date(s), time, and number of visitors. Private tours are dependent on volunteer availability.

We accept all major cards as well as PayPal and Venmo, and of course cash.

No Restrooms Inside the Lighthouse or on the pier

Check out the view from 45′ above Lake Michigan – Climb the Kewaunee Pierhead Lighthouse!


With your help, we can continue to bring the lighthouse back to its former glory while opening it for the public to see!

“What can I do to help??”

Check out more information on MEMBERSHIPS – an easy way to help support the lighthouse!

We are always looking for VOLUNTEERS to help out on tour days and at other events throughout the year.
No pre-existing knowledge needed! We’ll teach you what you need to know! Email us if you’re interested.

DONATE to our restoration! We have several different ways to show your monetary support for the lighthouse.
– You can donate here on the website via our store and Paypal.
– You can also donate directly via VENMO.
– Finally, you can set your support in stone by donating for a granite memorial brick. Customized bricks are installed at the base of the South Pier.