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Marblehead Lighthouse Historical Society

Marblehead, Ohio

We hope you come visit, but this is the next best thing!

Thank you to Shores and Islands Ohio, ODNR, and Marblehead Lighthouse Historical Society for bringing the webcam stream to you. 

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Thank you for a great season
We will open one more day for the   Lighthouse Festival
Oct. 14, 2023  from 9am - 4pm

Watch the video below for a sneak peak of what you will find when you visit

ABOUT

ABOUT

The Marblehead Lighthouse Historical Society is a non-profit organization formed to establish a museum for the preservation of the history of this unique village on the shores of Lake Erie and Sandusky Bay, with a special interest in its historic Marblehead Lighthouse.  We work in cooperation with and provide support for the Marblehead Lighthouse State Park, owned and operated by the State of Ohio.

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Bricks

Ever wondered how to order a brick?

How about how to find your brick?

A sign to help you with these two tasks has been installed near the compass rose.    

Thank you Keystone Ridge Designs for manufacturing such beautiful signs

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Buildings
SEE & DO

THINGS TO DO

Climb the Tower

 

Climb the 77 steps to the top.  Tickets for a given day are sold only at the tower beginning at noon.  Admission age 6 and up - $3 (cash/credit).  Under 6 - free.

Visit the Museum

 

See the Fresnel lens and learn about the history of the lighthouse.

Free admission.

Learn about the Lifesaving Service 

 

Visit the Replica of the Lifesaving Station.  Look at the exhibits and imagine what it was like to rescue boats and sailors in distress.

Free admission.

Enjoy the Waterfront

 

From the Lighthouse property, you will have a great view of Kelley's Island, South Bass Island and Cedar Point.  The views are breathtaking.

Pack a Picnic 

 

The perfect place for a picnic.  Bring some food and spend some time.

Take some pictures

 

The Marblehead Lighthouse is one of the most photographed landmarks in Ohio.  Each day and season brings a new beauty to the park.

GALLERY
Climb the tower

Climb the tower

Visit the museum

Visit the museum

Learn about the Lifesaving Service

Learn about the Lifesaving Service

Enjoy the waterfront

Enjoy the waterfront

Pack a picnic

Pack a picnic

Take some pictures

Take some pictures

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