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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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Belgium & Netherlands - Lighthouses & Windmills

Belgium  and the Netherlands are both relatively small in size geographically, yet they boast large concentrations of lighthouses.  Our extensive tour of these two history-rich countries will feature a vast array of these vuurtoren, Dutch for “fire tower,” as well as traditional villages, windmills, and cheese markets. Our trip is aptly timed to view the colorful fields striped with tulips, hyacinth and gladiolas for which the region is known.

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What's New

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.

The following guide to UK lighthouses was developed to provide a visitor's overview for the lighthouse enthusiast.

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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