2016 Tour Schedule

Nauset Lighthouse, Eastham, Massachusetts


The NLPS provides public tours of Nauset Lighthouse and the oil house on Sundays from May through late October and also on Tuesdays and Wednesdays during July and August. Educational groups can arrange special tours of the lighthouse at any time of the year by emailing NLPS or calling our message service. Volunteers provide the historic background of the lighthouse station and conduct tours to the top of the tower. Tours are free and open to the public (donations accepted). Our annual moonlight Full Moon Tour will be held Saturday, October 15.


2016 Tours:

May 8    (Mother's Day)   Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.*
May 22    (Cape Cod Maritime Days)    Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
May 29    (Memorial Day weekend)    Sunday 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

June 5, 12       Sundays 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
June 19    (Father's Day)   Sunday 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
June 26       Sunday 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31     Sundays 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
July 5, 12, 19, 26     Tuesdays 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
July 6, 13, 20, 27     Wednesdays 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

August 7    (National Lighthouse Day)   Sunday 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
August 14, 21, 28     Sundays 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
August 2, 9, 16, 23, 30     Tuesdays 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
August 3, 10, 17, 24, 31     Wednesdays 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

September 4     Sunday 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
September 11, 18, 25     Sundays 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.*

October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30     Sundays 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Full Moon Tour 2016
Saturday, October 15,  6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m, bring a flashlight!


Parking is available at Nauset Light Beach parking lot (Cape Cod National Seashore).
* Parking fees may apply.



Directions to Nauset Light:

Route 6 to Bracket Road (third traffic signal from Eastham/Orleans rotary). Right onto Bracket Road. Go to end and take left onto Nauset Road. Take first right onto Cable Road. At end of Cable Road, take left onto Ocean View Drive to parking lot. Walk along path to Nauset Light.



link to Google Map.


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photo © 1996 Ian McConnell