Cove Point Lighthouse

3500 Lighthouse Blvd.
Lusby, MD 20657- Map It
Phone: (410) 474-5370

AAA Editor Notes

Cove Point Lighthouse is 3.3 mi. e. off SR 2/4 on SR 497 to the end of Cove Point Rd. This 1828 lighthouse is Maryland's oldest continuously operating lighthouse and still operates today. Visitors can walk in the lighthouse base and look up the spiral staircase. A display chronicles the site's history, and a 10-minute video about the history of the lighthouse plays in the visitor center. An observation platform contains a telescope for viewing the bay and the Calvert Cliffs.
Hours: Daily 1-4, June-Aug.; Sat.-Sun. 1-4 in May and Sept. The site may close for special events; phone ahead to verify the lighthouse's availability. Allow 30 minutes minimum.