AAA Editor Notes
Point Fermin Lighthouse is at 807 W. Paseo del Mar atop Point Fermin. Built in 1874, this five-story, Victorian-style lighthouse was renovated and displays artifacts and old photographs. There are dramatic views of the Pacific, ocean bluffs and Catalina Island from the top of the lighthouse tower.
Children under 48 inches tall are not permitted to climb the tower. Under 18 must be with an adult.
Guided tours are available. Picnicking is permitted. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.