In addition to the operation of the National Lighthouse Museum, numerous events will take place in Building 11, and various other locations, throughout the year.The NLM Education Committee hosts an ongoing series of monthly lectures and presentations about Lighthouses and related maritime subjects.  Building 11 and the Plaza will be the site of many cultural events Tent audiencethroughout the year. The NLM looks forward to collaborating with other groups in efforts to bring art, music, and other exhibits and performances to the local community.Throughout the year, the NLM will host other events to raise the awareness of the historic importance of Lighthouses to the nation. Anyone wishing to work with the NLM on an event should contact the Executive Director at

March 17, 2017 – Lighthouses of Ireland

Join us March 17th, St. Patrick’s Day when we present the Lighthouses of Ireland. John Eagle, Irish Lighthouse Photographer, will again be joining us LIVE from Ireland via Skype. John was tremendous fun last year and his knowledge and insight adds a bright spot to the presentation. Tickets are $10 and members are free. To register and purchase tickets, click here:Lighthouses of Ireland


John Ares Nautical Portfolio – Photographs and Virtual Exhibit

The Virtual Exhibit of John Ares Nautical Portfolio will continue at the museum until March 31, 2017.

John Ares is a local artist with a variety of specialties encompassing nature and underwater. Consequently, he has spent many years photographing around and under the ocean. Access to the virtual exhibit is free with your paid admission and as always, members are free. Exhibit viewing available during regular Museum hours 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Tuesday through Sunday.




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