Lighthouse
and visitors center open for the season:
Memorial Day

all are welcome. 


TOWER TOURS EVERY SATURDAY AFTERNOON JULY-AUGUST 

1:30-3:30 PM

About Us

West Quoddy Head Lighthouse

Located on the most eastern point of the continental United States, West Quoddy Head Lighthouse is a stunning spot to see the first rays of sun in the country.  Located in Quoddy Head State Park, the original tower was built in 1808 under orders from President Thomas Jefferson.  The  lighthouse  tower that stands today was built in 1858.

The Visitor's Center at West Quoddy

The Visitors center occupies the first floor of the lightkeeper's historic residence.  In addition to historic and interactive displays, visitors can view and purchase unique artwork by skilled local visual artists .  The visitor's center is overseen by the lightkeeper's association executive board and is a 501c not for profit organization.

Quoddy Head Park

The State park is open for visitors and boasts 541 protected coastal acres.  Stunning views are available on many hiking trails and nature walks. Visit the cranberry bog, climb the coastal trail or visit the rocky beach.  Picnic tables are available close to parking with stunning ocean views.

Contact Us

West Quoddy Head Lightouse

973 S Lubec Rd, Lubec, Maine 04652, United States

207-733-2180

Hours

Memorial Day -July 7:   10am-4 pm

July 7-Labor Day: 10am-4:30 pm

Labor day-Oct. 15: 10am-4pm

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VIews

PITCHER-PLANT, Sarracenia purpurea:
Digest bugs to supplement poor soil.

Pitcher-Plant

Unique ecosystem in a costal bog


Beautiful Town Of Lubec

Local fishing boats out on Johnson Bay with an amazing sunset as a backdrop.

Come and Visit!

Its a beautiful day for a visit or hike.