Battery Point Lighthouse
Points of Interest
Foot of A Street, Crescent City, CA
The Battery Point Lighthouse is located at the south end of A Street in Crescent City, and is open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 4 p.m. during TIDE PERMITTING. The lighthouse was first lit in 1856 and was automated in 1953. The lighthouse was deactivated from 1965 to 1982, then the lighthouse was reactivated as private aid to navigation, operated by the Del Norte Historical Society.
Since the island is only accessible at low tide, hours of operation vary so be sure to call (707) 464-3922 for hours of accessibility. As a rule-of-thumb, The lighthouse is open:
- April through September
- Wednesday - Sunday, 10AM - 4 PM (Tide permitting)
- October through March
- Saturday & Sunday, 10AM - 4 PM (Tide permitting)
Donation are: $3/adult, $1/youth (5 to 17), and children under 5 are free.
The Historical Society is a non-profit organization and donations are welcomed and appreciated.