Things to see & do

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What's on

We've loads of fun events to keep you entertained, from family fun days to lecture talks, so why not take a look and see what coming up?

Family fun

Join us for some family fun in the lighthouse grounds. You can borrow a kite, grab one of our games and play on the lawn or just relax and enjoy a picnic.

Family spy trail

Become a spy and join our family spy trail, follow the clues and solve the mystery to receive a prize.

  • Available everyday when the lighthouse is open, ask in the ticket office, £1 per trail.

Picnic perfect

There can be no better place to have a picnic than in the grounds of the lighthouse. You'll see ships passing in the channel and you may glimpse the coast of France.

Don't miss

  • Taking a tour; it's so much more than just an amazing view
  • Trying our tearoom; we really think it's one of the best
  • Playing with a kite, no matter how old you are
  • Grabbing a guidebook in our little shop
  • Treating yourself to an ice cream, while watching the ships pass by

Sunhat or wellies