Hereford Inlet Lighthouse

111 N. Central Ave.
North Wildwood, NJ 08260- Map It
Phone: (609) 522-4520

AAA Editor Notes

Hereford Inlet Lighthouse is at 111 N. Central Ave. The lighthouse began operation in 1874 when this area was known as the fishing village of Anglesea. The restored Victorian lighthouse is notable for its five fireplaces. On the lighthouse grounds are cottage-style flower and herb gardens and a gazebo; paths lead to the nearby shore. Guided tours are available.
$5; $2 (ages 0-11); free (U.S. Coast Guard personnel with ID). Combination ticket with Cape May Lighthouse $11; $5 (ages 0-11).
Hours: Daily 9-5, mid-May to mid-Oct.; Wed.-Sun. 10-2 (weather permitting), rest of year. Last admission is 1 hour before closing. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 30 minutes minimum.