Welcome to
the U.S. Lighthouse Society


The United States Lighthouse Society is a non-profit historical and educational organization incorporated to educate, inform, and entertain those who are interested in lighthouses, past and present.

Join the U.S. Lighthouse Society today
and take an active role in lighthouse preservation.

Click here to learn more about the levels of membership

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Lighthouse Tours

Another way we educate about the importance of preserving lighthouses is by conducting organized lighthouse tours here and abroad and 2015 presents a variety of exciting lighthouse tours! Our 2015 tour schedules are posted and ready for you to see. Click below to have a look at all of the great places we are planning to visit... and be sure to check your calendars and contact us right away about the ones you are interested in as our tours tend to fill up fast.

Click here to see our 2015 Domestic lighthouse tour schedule >>

Click here to see our 2015 International lighthouse tour schedule >>

Click here to learn more about our lighthouse tours >>

Read our itineraries from past lighthouse tours >>

Click here to see great photos from past lighthouse tours >>


What's New


Own the Limited Edition New England Coastal Lighthouse Collection now from the Postal Service featuring: Portland Head, Portsmouth Harbor, Point Judith, New London Harbor and Boston Harbor.

Click here to visit the USPS website where you can purchase the stamps and watch videos about each lighthouse.

U.S. Lighthouse Society Founder - Wayne Wheeler, speaks at the USPS Lighthouse Stamp Launch Ceremony. Click here to read more about the event.

Article in USA Today about the new lighthouse stamps, quoting Society Executive Director Jeff Gales. Click here to read the article.

Give the Gift of Membership!

There's no better gift for a lighthouse lover than a membership with the U.S. Lightouse Society, which includes a subscription to
The Keeper's Log magazine!

Click here for printable form to mail in


Join Today

As a benefit of membership in the prestigious United States Lighthouse Society, you will receive a subscription to the award winning magazineThe Keeper's Log, as well as knowing that you are supporting an organization that for the past quarter century has been in the forefront of lighthouse preservation and education.


Keeper's Log Magazine

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U.S. Lighthouse Society
New Interactive Resources Section

We are very excited to announce the rollout of a new way to access even more great information. With a single user account, which is free, you will be able to access updated versions of our Lighthouse Enthusiast Community & Historical Light Lists, in addtion to two new resources, Lighthouse Photos & Architectural Drawings.

Click Here to learn about the great updates and new resources.

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Our 2015 tour schedule is now available for you in this quarter's Bulletin.
Click Here to read about all of the great places we will be visiting in 2015!