Light Keepers Behind the Scenes Tour - Fire Island Lighthouse

Date: 11/19/11
Hours: 9am
Ages: All
Price: $20
Robert Moses State Park parking field 5 - 631-661-4876
Fire Island, NY

Description: Follow a lighthouse keeper on his rounds. This bottom to top tour takes you from the auxiliary generator and the Light Keepers workshop in the basement of the Keeper's Quarters to the beacon in the lantern room of the lighthouse tower. Learn how lighthouse keepers past and present maintain the light. Includes a tour of the new Lens Building which houses an original first order Fresnel Lens. Reservations required. Limit 12 people.