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Saint George Island Lighthouse

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Address: 2 E Gulf Beach Dr, St. George Island, FL 32328-2883
Phone Number:
+1 727-667-7775
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Fri - Wed 10:00 - 17:00

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Awesomw view

Really cool museum at the base with history of the lighthouse. You have to make the climb up to the top to take the breath taking view. Really cool. Worth every second

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jim N
Floyds Knobs, Indiana
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Floyds Knobs, Indiana
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29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really cool museum at the base with history of the lighthouse. You have to make the climb up to the top to take the breath taking view. Really cool. Worth every second

Thank Jim N
Louisville, Kentucky
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Lighthouse is a 92 step and 4 foot ladder climb but well worth tbe views. The museum in the keepers house is informative and the employees are amazingly helpful. It is $5.00 per person to climb the lighrhouse.

Thank Fvoegtlin
Calera, Alabama
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14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting and convenient to visit. Stopped here to get a bird's eye view of the island area. Lots of steps to the top and the catwalk area is a little hard to get to. Overall, good experience.

Thank jhartley876
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7 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time at the light house. Ticket price very reasonable. Have to go up 90 something stairs then there is a 10 foot ladder u have to climb.

Thank Gina B
St. George Island, Florida
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walk inside the SGI Lighthouse and climb up the stairs to see the view of the area. Visit the Museum next door and learn about the Fresnel Lens and the history of the lighthouse. The gift shop has unique ideas and items from Florida. If you love St George Island as much as most visitors, you will purchase a brick... More 

Thank Ann3455
Tallahassee, Florida
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48 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our 4th or 5th trip to SGI state park. It was a cool, windy March day and the result was the same- mes and miles of beautiful, pristine, white sand beaches with no one around! I don't know how this has been kept such a secret. The dunes are spectacular! Gorgeous egrets and herons abound! Lovely picnic shelters/bath... More 

1 Thank SPFAM5
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Lovey beaches No crowds Few simple nice restaurants on island But more selection in Appalachia 15 -20 minutes away Beautiful state park Dog friendly island Strongly recommend especially those who want to take their dogs

Thank Happyneuron
Gladstone, Michigan
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79 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

My daughter (age 5) and I stopped in to visit the lighthouse museum and to climb up to the top of the lighthouse. We started with the lighthouse climb which was nice. It felt air conditioned on the inside which is nice seeing that it is Florida. It was been redone and kept up nicely. There are windows you can... More 

Thank DownInThe906
Lynn Haven, Florida
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117 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Lighthouse overlooks Saint George beach and is a must see. The grounds, outbuildings, and the lighthouse were all in great condition and very picturesque. I got there too early so I did not get a chance to go inside or climb to the top. Next trip!

Thank RFriedlieb
The Villages, Florida
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434 reviews
216 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

St. George Island is a great beach community on a narrow strip of island just off the main shore and the Appalachicola area of Florida. Right in the middle of the island after you enter the area from the long bridge, you can see this iconic and unexpected light house. A welcome sight, whether on land or out in the... More 

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