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2013 Museum Hours
The museum features some exciting changes for 2013
Open 10 AM to 4 PM seven days a week until Labor Day.
Noon to 3 PM
1 PM to 4 PM
Be sure to see the newest exhibit, “Lamps, Lenses and Illuminants” in the newly restored Oil house.
After summer, the museum closes until Spring, 2014, but do call us at (401) 423-3270 or e-mail us if you have a tour group you'd like to bring to the Beavertail Lighthouse Museum!
Beavertail may be reached via Rhode Island route 138 from the east or west side of Narragansett Bay. After crossing the Jamestown bridge (from North Kingstown) or the Newport Bridge (from Newport), follow the signs to Jamestown Center. Continue southward past Mackerel Cove Town Beach to Beavertail State Park at the tip of the island.
Beavertail Light Station Tower Openings, 2013
The tower is scheduled to be open from noon until 3 PM on September 7, September 28
The tower is scheduled to be open from 1 PM until 4 PM on October 14.
Openings are weather dependent; if inclement weather, opening will be the following day.
Some considerations for climbing the tower:
learn more about the Beavertail Lighthouse Museum Association write or call:
ph: (401) 423-3270
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