New Smyrna Beach FL
Ponce de Leon Lighthouse

What to Do at Ponce de Leon Lighthouse and Museum

Not far from New Smyrna Beach is the Ponce de Leon Lighthouse, the tallest lighthouse in the state. At about 175 feet, you will get quite the workout from climbing up the many stairs of this lighthouse. The exact address is 4931 S Peninsula Dr, Ponce Inlet, FL 32127, United States.

Admission costs $6.95 for adults and $1.95 for children between the age of 3 and 11 (please check the official site for the latest admission fees). Admission hours are typically between 10 AM to 6 PM during non-summer seasons and between 10 AM to 9 PM during the summer season.

There are several things you can do when you arrive at this attraction. First, you can start touring the museum and learn about the history, design, and purpose of the lighthouse station. Tours are also available in groups if you would like an enhanced experience. Within the grounds, there are a couple of things to sightsee, including the woodshed theater, the principal keeper's dwelling, and the radio room building. You can definitely spend a couple of hours to explore the whole site.