Opening times and prices

Photograph showing two visitors standing on the top balcony of a lighthouse which is painted with red and white stripes

Opening Hours

10am to 5pm – open daily*

Last entries 30 minutes before closing

*Smeaton’s Tower will be closed to the general public on Saturday 31 March from 12.30pm until 3.30pm for a private function.

Adult £4
Child (5-16 yrs) £2
Carers £2
Student / Senior (over 60) on production of ID (student card, Student Union card, bus pass) £3
Child (under 5) Free
Family ticket (up to 2 adults & 3 children) £12
For all group bookings (10 or more) please contact
Or ring 01752 304774

Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

We regret that food and drink are not allowed inside the lighthouse.


Due to its age and layout, we regret that disabled access to Smeaton’s Tower is very limited. For your safety we ask visitors to note that there are 93 steps, steep ladders and low ceilings and small openings. For more details, please see our accessibility guide.