End of North Water Street, Edgartown
Address: 121 North Water Street

Major renovations completed in 2007, including installation of a staircase to the lantern room, allow the interior of the Edgartown Light to be open to visitors. A lighthouse keeper will be available and the doors will be open during designated hours. Parking is available, but limited, on North Water Street. The Vineyard Transit Authority (VTA) busses drop off on Church Street in Edgartown. It is a 10 minute walk to the lighthouse from this location.

To learn more about the Light, check out our virtual exhibit: Treasured Beacon: The Edgartown Lighthouse.


The Lighthouse is open 10am to 4pm, June 25th and 26th, daily July 1 through September 5th, and weekends Labor Day through Indigenous Peoples’ Day.

This includes Monday, September 5th and Monday, October 10th.

  • June 25th and 26th: 10am-4pm
  • July 1 through September 2nd: Tuesday-Sunday, 10am-4pm
  • Weekends (Saturdays and Sundays) September 10 through October 10: 10am-4pm

The Children’s Memorial Ceremony of Remembrance is scheduled to take place on Saturday, September 17th at 1pm, with a rain date of September 24th.


To schedule group visits, please contact Savannah Berryman-Moore at 508-627-4441 x127. For more information about weddings or private parties, visit our Lighthouse Rentals page.