St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum To Host Second Annual Lighthouse Illuminations Event

Visit the Museum During Nights of Lights for a Unique Experience

ST. AUGUSTINE, FL – The St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum will host its second annual Lighthouse Illuminations event on select days between November 23, 2022, and January 14, 2023.

Visit the Museum during this winter season of Tides, Tidings, and Trees. Discover 21 uniquely decorated trees at this special after-hours event. Escape the crowds of downtown St. Augustine this winter season and experience Nights of Lights from the top of the St. Augustine Lighthouse. Daytime general admission tickets get you in the door to enjoy seasonally decorated grounds and buildings.

When the sun goes down, the Museum transforms into a celebration of lights and holiday magic. Purchase after-hours Lighthouse Illumination tickets for an extraordinary experience. Explore the Keepers’ house and grounds illuminated by lights and garlands, and enjoy a sensational view from the lighthouse tower. Relive the holidays of the past by strolling the site and viewing the Old Toy and Old Florida trees. Explore other fun themes such as the Privy (Outhouse) tree, Victorian tree, Sweet Treats tree, and Under the Sea tree, which celebrates our shared maritime heritage. Experience Lighthouse Illuminations this winter season and purchase your tickets at


About the St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum
A unique landmark of St. Augustine for over 148 years, the St. Augustine Light Station is host to centuries of the Nation’s Oldest Port® history and educational programs. Through interactive exhibits, guided tours, and maritime research, the 501(c)(3), non-profit St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum is on a mission to discover, preserve, present, and keep alive the stories of the Nation’s Oldest Port® as symbolized by our working lighthouse. Today, the Museum keeps the light shining as a private aid-to-navigation. We are the parent organization to the Lighthouse Archaeological Maritime Program (LAMP), and together our two non-profits are an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution. (

About the American Alliance of Museums
The St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum has achieved accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums (AAM), the highest national recognition afforded the nation’s museums. (

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