Free Admission to
Special Guest Speakers
including State and Local Officials,
Lighthouse Historians and Coast Guard.
Event is 9am to 5pm with
one hour Formal Ceremony at 10am
Oct 18th & 19th,
Lighthouse Challenge of New Jersey
Further details at lighthousechallengenj.org
or call 609-522-4520
Dec. 5th Christmas
free admission, music, refreshments, Santa at this yearly Norman
Rockwell/ like event.
5PM - 7:30PM
Tour Both Hereford and Cape May Lighthouses for only $9.00 for adults
and $3.00 for children under 11 years.
Buy combination tickets at Hereford Lighthouse.
Hereford Inlet Lighthouse
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.
A park surrounding the Lighthouse is
many different garden areas containing over 200 plant varieties. The
Hereford Inlet Lighthouse 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 garden and grounds around the
wheelchair accessible. A DVD tour is available upon request to those
unable to climb the Lighthouse.
We welcome and can accommodate school
citizen groups and all other tour buses. Special rates are available
for groups of 30 or more.
The Lighthouse also has a gift shop
lighthouse and nautical theme art work, books, miniatures, shirts ,
hats, mugs and much more.
Available in the Giftshop
200 plus pages filled with
over 400 recipes and much more!
$20.00 each or Two copies
THE HEREFORD INLET
by Steve Murray
The first book to
document the history of the
the Anglesea Life Saving Station and the U.S. Coast Guard
Life Boat Station #133.
You may also order Guardians
of the Hereford Inlet
by mail. Make check payable
to Hereford Inlet Lightouse $25.00
shipping for one book. $6.00 shipping
for more than one. Friends
Mail order to: Hereford Inlet Lighthouse
P.O. Box 784
Rio Grande, NJ 08242
Background art courtesy of Donna Elias