Canaveral Lighthouse Tours provides weekly tours in a comfortable air conditioned coach. Standard tours are on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and additionally 2 Saturdays a month. Group and private tours are available for additional dates, contact us for scheduling.
Length of tour is approximately 3 1/2 hours
A stop at the lighthouse is approximately 1 hour and a Lighthouse docent provides a guided tour. The first 5 floors of the lighthouse are available for touring as well as the grounds surrounding lighthouse, weather permitting.
Additional stops for the Spaceflight portion of the tour include a stop at Complex 14, the site of Mercury missions, the first manned orbital flights. A stop at Launch pad 34, the launch site of the Saturn launch vehicles and Apollo launches. As well as photo opportunities of space program monuments and memorials.
Views throughout the tour route include historic cemetery of early settlers, wildlife on vast surroundings of the cape and operational hangers and launch complexes supporting space exploration.
Minimum height of 48″ tall is required to climb lighthouse. Shoes must be worn with heel support, no flip flops, sliders/slip-on (including slip-on tennis shoes or loafers) or high-heels are permitted for climbing. (sandals with heel strap are acceptable)
Guests are not allowed to bring luggage, suitcases or over-sized
backpacks on tour. Cameras are allowed.
Tours require 2 day advance reservation for security clearance. Foreign visitors require 4 days advance reservation. Personal identification must be provided at booking or within 24 hrs of booking to reserve seats. A hold harmless agreement must be signed on day of tour for access onto AF Station. (click here to view form)
Cancellations made in advance 6 days or earlier receive 100% refund, 5 to 3 days in advance 50% refund. No refunds or reschedules for cancellations made later than 2 days prior to tour.