Happisburgh Lighthouse Open Days

Visit the oldest working lighthouse on the Norfolk Coast and the only independently operated lighthouse in the UK.

We are pleased to announce our forthcoming open days for the Summer.

Subject to government guidelines.
Sunday 1st August
Sunday 8th August
Sunday 15th August
Sunday 22nd August
Sunday 29th August
Sunday 5th September
Sunday 12th September

Open from 10am to 5pm (last admission 4.30pm).

Tours will take place for groups of up to 10 at allocated times.

If booking a small group, please note there may be other visitors within your group up to a maximum of 10.

Places and numbers will be limited, booking is strongly advised. There may be a small number of walk-in places on the day, but these spaces cannot be guaranteed.

Adults £5, Children (16 and under) £2 (plus booking fee).

Children must be a minimum of 1.15 metres (45 inches) high to climb the tower and must be able to climb unaided.

Face masks/shields will also be required.

Please refer to our Health and Safety Guidelines

Postcode for SatNav: NR12 0PY

To book your place, please use the online booking button above.

For other visitor booking enquiries, contact us.

We regret that dogs are not allowed in the lighthouse on public open days, though visitors are welcome to wait with them outside. Dogs must be kept on a lead within the lighthouse compound. Both lighthouse cottages are privately owned, so please respect their privacy.


Frequently Asked Questions

Check out our frequently asked questions.


Become a volunteer

We always welcome new volunteers who would like to help out for a few hours during our open days or private visits. Please see our volunteering page for more information.


Private visits

Outside these times private visits may be arranged.

Please note that volunteers provide private visits, so please allow as much notice as possible when arranging an appointment.

If you would like to support us and make a donation to the lighthouse, you can do so via our JustGiving page: