Hereford Inlet Lighthouse
working lighthouse as well as a museum. It is open to the public for
guided and self guided tours. Visitors will learn about the History of
Hereford and get a glimpse of the life of a lighthouse keeper in the
late 19th and early 20th century.
A park surrounding the Lighthouse is
many different garden areas containing over 200 plant varieties. The
Hereford Inlet Lighthouse Gardens are planted in the Victorian cottage style and extend right up
to the ocean seawall. They have won several awards, including the
Pennsylvania Horticultural Society Suburban Greening Award.
The garden and grounds around the
wheelchair accessible. A DVD tour is available upon request to those
unable to climb the Lighthouse.
We welcome and can accommodate school
citizen groups and all other tour buses. Special rates are available
for groups of 30 or more.
The Lighthouse also has a gift shop
lighthouse and nautical theme art work, books, miniatures, shirts ,
hats, mugs and much more.Ed Pearce, of Painting By Pearce, has offered to paint the lighthouse for free. Read about it here! Please thank Ed when you see him!
Available in the Giftshop
All sales from the Gift Shop are used for restoration and preservation
of the Hereford Lighthouse and beautiful surrounding gardens.
THE HEREFORD INLET
by Steve Murray
The first book to
document the history of the
the Anglesea Life Saving Station and the U.S. Coast
You may also order Guardians
of the Hereford Inlet
by mail. Make check payable
to Hereford Inlet Lightouse $25.00
shipping for one book. $6.00 shipping
for more than one. Friends
Mail order to: Hereford Inlet Lighthouse
P.O. Box 784
Rio Grande, NJ 08242
The CD "Songs from The Hereford Light"
by Peter Harp
is available for purchase in the Hereford Lighthouse gift shop for only $10.00
All proceeds from the sale of this unique CD are
being generously donated to the
Friends of the Hereford Inlet
Lighthouse. The Friends of the Hereford Inlet
dedicated to the restoration and preservation of this important
site and beautiful surrounding gardens.
200 plus pages filled with
over 400 recipes and
much more! $20.00 each or Two copies