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.

Our history

Discover more about the history of this remarkable building and the stories of the people who lived and worked here.

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