For info on visiting, programs & events visit http://www.jupiterlighthouse.org
|Mission||The Loxahatchee River Historical Society is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization. As stewards of the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum, the LRHS safeguards, sustains and interprets the historical sites and dynamic maritime heritage of the Loxahatchee River Region in southeast Florida.|
Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum offers climbing tours of the landmark 1860 lighthouse. The waterfront Museum in the restored World War II Naval housing builidng exhibits "Five Thousand Years on the Loxahatchee" and outdoor exhibits include the Oil House, Lighthouse Keepers Workshop Exhibit, Tindall Pioneer Homestead, Pennock Plantation Bell, Seminole Chickee and Early Native American kiosks.
Loxahatchee River Historical Society
2008 U.S. Secretary of the Interior's Cooperative Conservation Award
2010 Palm Beach County Cultural Council's Choice Muse Award for Excellence
2011 Historical Society of Palm Beach County's Judge James R. Knot Award for Excellence in Historic Preservation
2012 Bureau of Land Management's Public Lands Partnership Excellence Award
2013/2014 Top 50 charities by Extraordinary Charities In Palm Beach County 2013 & 2014.
|Founded||First Lit: July 10, 1860|
|Products||Our gift shop features collectible lighthouses, prints, art, clothing, jewelry, books, toys, puzzles, our home-made Lighthouse Fudge, coffee mugs and more. Loxahatchee River Historical Society Members receive a 10% discount on all merchandise. We also offer Gift Certificates for sale. All purchases support the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum.|