Join us for a Ladies of the Lights Lighthouse Tour!
We invite you to join us on Thursday, June 1, 2017 for a special bus tour to St. Joseph, Michigan. Attendees will have the opportunity to tour the pier and climb the newly restored historic lighthouses. After a boxed lunch, we'll see the original Fresnel lenses at the Heritage Museum and Cultural Center.
(subject to change depending on conditions)
8 a.m.—Leave Meridian Mall parking lot
11 a.m.—Tour of the St. Joseph lighthouses and pier
12:30 p.m.—Box Lunch at the Heritage Museum and Cultural Center
1:30 p.m.—Tour and explore the Heritage Museum and Cultural Center
3:00 p.m.—Leave St. Joseph for home
$70 members / $80 non-members
**Bus, tour, gratuity, and lunch included
Seats are limited to 51 tour participants. Contact our office and book now.
Reservations are due May 18th!
Safety Notice: If the weather or lake conditions become hazardous, scheduled tours and open hours may be cancelled for safety reasons. Signage at Tiscornia Park will display the status of the current day’s Lighthouse Tours; please be advised that cancellation decisions typically occur at the last minute. Thank you for your understanding!
Liability Release: All walking tour participants or the parent/guardian of minor participants will be required to sign a general liability waiver prior to the tour. The North Pier has many uneven walking surfaces and is subject to weather conditions including waves. There are stairs and a tall step to enter the Inner Light & Fog Signal Building, and optionally, a tall ladder and spiral stairs for those wishing to climb up to the lantern. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
Ladder Height/Age Requirement: Height of 48 inches is required to climb the ladder up to the lantern.
Adults who are responsible for youth under age 18 should use their knowledge of the young person’s ability to climb and descend the ladder alone, to determine if the youth should be allowed to ascend.
Recommended Attire: Comfortable closed-toe walking shoes are strongly recommended. No thong-type sandals will be allowed on the ladder. Please dress for the weather; tours may be held in the rain. Sunscreen and sunglasses are advised; skirts and dresses are not advised.