Built in 1845, the Point Prim Lighthouse is the first and oldest lighthouse on Prince Edward Island. It is also one of only a few round brick lighthouses in Canada.

To read more on the history of the Point Prim Lighthouse click on the history link in the navigation bar.

Daily Tours

Available June 18 to September 30.

Enjoy a guided tour of the Point Prim Lighthouse from one of our knowledgeable tour guides. Learn the history of the lighthouse and surrounding areas while you climb to the top of the lighthouse.

Admission is $3.50 for Adults and $2 for children under 12. Your tour is free upon admission.

Hours of operation 2016:
June 18 РJune 30: Wednesday through Sunday, 10 Р6
July & August: 7 days a week, 10 – 6
Open Sept 1 РSept 18  10 Р6 (note: closed Labour Day, Sept. 12, Sept. 16, opening at noon Sept. 15)

Aerial view courtesy of Michael O'Connor (Matrix Engineering)

Aerial view courtesy of Michael O’Connor (Matrix Engineering)

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