Beacons of Light: Lighthouses Tour

Lighthouses have literally been “a beacon of light” throughout history. From ancient times until today, lighthouses have been a source of both interest and intrigue. Discover how lighthouses came into existence and their progression from fires on hills in ancient times to GPS technology today. Visit and explore four well-known Lake Erie lighthouses and learn about their captivating histories. Two offer expansive vistas atop the lighthouse for you to enjoy. Use your experience as a springboard for continued investigation and enjoyment of these iconic structures that are such an important part of American history.