Upcoming Events 2014
April 26 – Annual dinner/dance fundraiser at the Wildwood Country Club. “Honoringthe U.S. Coast Guard Training Station Cape May” Proceeds benefit Hereford Lighthouse call Lighthouse for further details and reservations. Call 609-522-4520
June 21, 22 – Maritime Festival.
See further details at -herefordlighthousefestival.org
August 7th National Lighthouse Day.
Free admission to Lighthouse special guest speakers include State and Local officials, lighthouse historians and Coast Guard. Event is 9am – 5 pm with one hour formal ceremony at 10am
Oct 18th & 19th, Lighthouse Challenge of New Jersey –
see further details at –lighthousechallengenj.org
Dec. 5th – Christmas tree lighting ceremony,
free admission, music, refreshments, Santa at this yearly Norman Rockwell/ like event. 5pm- 7:30pm
GUARDIANS OF THE HEREFORD INLET
by Steve Murray
The first book to document the history of the Hereford Inlet Lighthouse, the Anglesea Life Saving Station and the U.S. Coast Guard Life Boat Station #133.
Make check payable to Hereford Inlet Lightouse $25.00 plus $4.00 shipping for one book. $6.00 shipping for more than one. Friends $21.25 plus shipping.
Mail order to Hereford Inlet Lighthouse
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Hereford Inlet Lighthouse is a working lighthouse as well as a museum. It is open to the public for guided and self guided tours. Visitors will learn about the history of Hereford and get a glimpse of the life of a lighthouse keeper in the late 19th and early 20th century. Learn about the History of Hereford Inlet Lighthouse
A park surrounding the Lighthouse is designed with many different garden areas containing over 200 plant varieties. The gardens are planted in the Victorian cottage style and extend right up to the ocean seawall. They have won several awards, including the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society Suburban Greening Award.
The Lighthouse also has a gift shop featuring lighthouse and nautical theme art work, books, miniatures, shirts , hats, mugs and much more.
The garden and grounds around the Lighthouse are wheelchair accessible. A DVD tour is available upon request to those unable to climb the Lighthouse
We welcome and can accommodate school trips, senior citizen groups and all other tour buses. Special rates are available for groups of 30 or more.
Hereford Inlet Lighthouse is open year round.
For days and hours of operation, special events, admission fees and other questions, please visit our Visitor Information Page or call 609-522-4520.
Follow the links above or below to learn about our exciting Proposed Historic Anglesea Maritime Village and other great ways to support Hereford Inlet Lighthouse.