Tour & Event Policies  

VISITOR INFORMATION, TOURS & EVENTS

The Twin Lights of Navesink, at 2 Lighthouse Road, Highlands NJ 07732, a National Historic Site (the “Campus”) owned and operated by the New Jersey State Park Service (“NJ Parks”).  The Twin Lights Historical Society (“TLHS”), as a volunteer-run, Officially Recognized Friends Organization (“ORFO”), assists NJ Parks, in helping to make the Twin Lights Historic Site one of the best small museums in New Jersey.

SELF TOUR ADMISSION: FREE
AT THIS TIME, DUE TO COVID-19, ACCESS RESTRICTIONS APPLY.  CALL AHEAD FOR MORE INFORMATION.  There is no admission fee for a self-tour of the site or any exhibits, and way-finding signs, information panels and interactive features enable visitors to self-tour all open exhibits. See our website home page for hours of operation, special updates, alerts or restrictions. 


PRE-SCHEDULED GUIDED TOUR: $12.00 per adult, children 10 and under free of charge.
AT THIS TIME, DUE TO COVID-19, ACCESS RESTRICTIONS APPLY.  CALL AHEAD FOR MORE INFORMATION.  

A guided tour from the site historian is quite a bargain, and will supercharge your experience!

PLEASE RESERVE AT LEAST TWO DAYS AHEAD:

The NJ Parks staff historian can design a complete or targeted tour specific to your group, young or old, which may include areas of the Campus not always open to the public! There is even an activity room for larger groups and picnic areas.  Guided tours may be be scheduled Wednesday through Saturday, from 10am to 3pm, and  are subject to availability. Contact Nicholas Wood - NJ Parks Resource Interpretive Specialist, History (732) 872-1814.

PRIVATE TOURS:

No outside person or group may charge others to tour any part of the Campus.

TIPS & GRATUITIES: 

To tour guides are not allowed under State Law, however, DONATIONS to the museum are highly encouraged.
Simply use a donation box on site, or better yet, donate online on this website.  And don’t forget to post reviews on your favorite media to let us know how you liked your visit. We’d love to hear from you!!

EVENT POLICY

  1. AT THIS TIME, DUE TO COVID-19, NJ PARKS IS NOT ALLOWING ANY EVENTS ON SITE.

  2. For events including photography and weddings, please click on "Request an Event"  for permit information.

  3. Certain group events may require a Special Use Permit (SUP) issued by NJ Parks, and fees may apply. 

  4. Please allow 90 days for SUP approvals and qualifying organizations may obtain fee waiver.

  5. A fee may be paid by organizer to a guest speaker, entertainer, or other featured guest.

  6. Sponsors may provide funding, goods and/or services to event organizer.

  7. A reasonable admission fee may be charged to attendees.

  8. Clean up after yourself!