California Lighthouses You Can Visit
A brief history of the coastal beacons and an index to the ones that are open to the public.
California Lighthouses - Map
Interactive map linking to information about each California lighthouse.
California Lighthouse Photos
California lighthouse photo gallery.
Alcatraz was the first California lighthouse.
This California lighthouse once lit the way for shiploads of lumber bound for San Francisco.
Piedras Blancas Lighthouse
Piedras Blancas Lighthouse - History and Visitors' Guide
Pigeon Point is one of California's most scenic lighthouses, sitting on a dramatic clifftop.
Northern California lighthouse in an extremely scenic location.
Point Cabrillo Lighthouse
Point Cabrillo Lighthouse - History and Visitors' Guide
Lighting the way to the Golden Gate, this California lighthouse lies just outside the San Francisco Bay.
One of the country's most unique lighthouse designs, one of only 6 every built in Victorian style, Point Fermin is located in San Pedro, near the Los Angeles Harbor.
This California lighthouse is now home to a youth hostel.
In picturesque Pacific Grove, it's the oldest standing coastal California lighthouse.
Almost at the edge of the continent, this California lighthouse is in a national park.
Point San Luis
Built into a Victorian style house, Point San Luis is between San Luis Obispo and Paso Robles, just off US Hwy 101.
On a lonely, desolate, rocky promontory south of Carmel, this lighthouse is one of the most remote.
Lighthouse on the Los Angeles coast.