St. Catherine's Lighthouse visitor centre

Located on the picturesque southern tip of the Isle of Wight, St. Catherine's Lighthouse offers tours that overlook the Channel

A light to warn shipping was first established on the Southerly tip of the Isle of Wight in 1323. Today the distinctive octagonal tower of St. Catherine's Lighthouse provides a waymark for vessels navigating in the English Channel and a guide to vessels approaching the Solent.

Each tour is approximately 40 minutes.

Tours are operated by Andrew Booth, under licence from the Corporation of Trinity House.


Admission prices


Adults£4.00
Family ticket (2 adults and up to 2 children)
Additional child £1.00
£12.00
Child (up to 15 years)

Please note minimum height restriction of 1.1 metres tall to climb the tower
£3.00
Concession £3.00
Group bookings (out of hours)£3.00 per child and first two adults free


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St Catherine's is situated at the most southerly point of the Isle of Wight, off the A3055 near Niton.


Parking

There is no vehicular access to the lighthouse.