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The United States Lighthouse Society is a nonprofit historical and educational organization dedicated to saving and sharing the rich maritime legacy of American lighthouses and supporting lighthouse preservation throughout the nation.

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New & Old Cape Romain Lighthouse

South Carolina & Georgia - Lighthouses & Southern Charm

Centering around the oldest cities in South Carolina and Georgia this tour is loaded with lighthouses, history and southern charm.  We will visit every standing lighthouse in both states and provide ample time to explore two of the South’s most beautiful cities: Charleston and Savannah.

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What's New

Our 2015 tour schedule is now available. Don't miss your chance to tour the interior of one of the most photographed lighthouses in the United States!

This issue of The Keeper's Log, celebrating the Society's first 30 years, has been digitized and is now available for all to read.

Have you ever wanted to stay at a lighthouse?  This is the most comprehensive list of locations across the U.S. that offer a variety of experiences.

Our first grant of $10,000 went to the Block Island Southeast Lighthouse with the help of Lands' End.

Lighthouse History

Learn more about the history and development of Lighthouses in America and around the world.

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Passport Program & Club

The United States Lighthouse Society Passport Program is designed to generate donations for participating lighthouses in addition to being a fun and educational way to learn about lighthouses and chronicle your lighthouse adventures.  Collect unique stamps from over 450 locations throughout the country.  In addition, when you join our free Passport Club you will receive a special gift and periodic updates on new stamp locations and stamp hunting tips.


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