Tawas Point Lighthouse

Tawas Point Lighthouse

Tawas Point Lighthouse

Tawas point Lighthouse, in operation since 1876, and now part of Tawas Point State Park, is a fascinating attraction for maritime buffs.

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In operation since 1876, Tawas Point Lighthouse is a fascinating attraction for maritime buffs. Tawas Point is a destination for birdwatchers; it also offers spectacular views of sunrises over Lake Huron and sunsets over Tawas Bay. Tour times are 12-6 p.m., Memorial Day through Labor Day, excluding Tuesdays. The lightkeeper quarters is available for your dream destination. You must be at least 18 years old and agree to lead lighthouse tours and take on other duties during your stay. Training is provided on-site upon arrival.

Tawas Point Lighthouse Web Site

Contact Information

Address

686 Tawas Beach Road

East Tawas, MI 48730

Driving Directions

Reservations: (800) 447-2757

Phone: (989) 362-5041

Location of Tawas Point Lighthouse

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East Tawas Weather

Now
L/FOG
60°F
L/FOG, humidity 94%, barometer 30.03,
wind 6 mph SE
Wednesday
Warmer; cloudy, then partly sunny
63°F | 52°F
Warmer; cloudy, then partly sunny
Thursday
Variable clouds, a t-storm in the p.m.
68°F | 59°F
Variable clouds, a t-storm in the p.m.
Friday
Variably cloudy, a couple of t-storms
67°F | 44°F
Variably cloudy, a couple of t-storms
Saturday
Cloudy; showers around, windy and cooler
53°F | 37°F
Cloudy; showers around, windy and cooler
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, rain possible; breezy
53°F | 40°F
Mostly cloudy, rain possible; breezy

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