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October 27, 2016

Lighthouse Undergoes Renovation

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PORT ISABEL LIGHTHOUSE UNDERGOES RENOVATION

Starting on Monday, October 31, the historic Port Isabel lighthouse will be undergoing renovations by the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department. The project includes maintenance and restoration inside and outside the 1853 structure. Weather permitting

The Lighthouse Keepers Cottage, which houses the Visitors Center and the Port Isabel Chamber of Commerce, will remain open. Visitors may take advantage of the Lighthouse artifacts on display in the Keepers Cottage, browse the information displays or buy tickets to the Treasures of the Gulf Museum and the Port Isabel Historical Museum., TPWD anticipates the project will be completed by February 23, 2017, during which time the lighthouse will be closed.

For more information, contact the Museums of Port Isabel at museumdirector@copitx.com, 956/943-7602.

Lighthouse Info

July 29, 2016

Lighthouse Movies: BATMAN vs SUPERMAN 7/29 9:30p

Batman vs Superman 7/29 9:30p at the Port Isabel Lighthouse
LAST MOVIE OF THE SEASON! The public is invited to bring lawn chairs, blankets, picnics and friends and family for a memorable evening on the grounds of the historic Port Isabel Lighthouse.

All movies start on Friday at 9:30 p.m. just after the South Padre Island Fireworks display over the Laguna Madre Bay.

July 29: Batman vs Superman Dawn of Justice

Schedule is subject to change. Rain dates will be announced. Visit our Facebook page for the most up-to-date information.

For more information, contact the Museums of Port Isabel at 956/943-7602 or email Museum Administrator, Jeannie Marie A. Flores atjrivera@copitx.com. NO ADMISSION CHARGE. Concessions available.THANKS to the Museums of Port Isabel, the City of Port Isabel, the Port Isabel Economic Development Corporation and Quik Stop! If you would like to participate in a sponsorship, call the Museums of Port Isabel, Jeannie Marie A. Flores at 956/943-7602 or email jrivera@copitx.com.

Lighthouse Info

July 4, 2016

Happy Independence Day!

The Port Isabel Lighthouse will be closed today, 7/4/2016, but will reopen on Tuesday at 9 a.m.20160701_pi-lighthouse-103

Hours of Operation:
Daily 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (weather permitting).
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Tickets may be purchased in the Lighthouse, the Keepers Cottage (Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center), the Treasures of the Gulf Museum and the Port Isabel Historical Museum..

Individual Site Ticket:

to the Port Isabel Lighthouse OR the Treasures of the Gulf Museum
OR the Port Isabel Historical Museum.

  • Adults: $4.00
  • Senior Citizens*: $3.00
  • Students**: $2.00
  • Children 5 & Under (must be at least 38″ and 4 years old tall to climb the lighthouse): Free
  • Museum Member***: Free

Combination Site Ticket:
to the Port Isabel Lighthouse AND the Treasures of the Gulf Museum
AND the Port Isabel Historical Museum.

  • Adults: $9.00
  • Senior Citizens*: $7.00
  • Students**: $4.00
  • Children 5 & Under (must be at least 38″ tall to climb the lighthouse): Free
  • Museum Member***: Free

*Senior Citizens (55 & over); **Students (K – College with ID); ***Museum Member (with Membership Card)

All ticket sales are final. Tickets can be purchased at any of the Museum facilities or at the Visitors Center in the Keepers Cottage and need not be redeemed in the same visit.