Directions and Contact Information

Driving Directions:

 

Directions from Baltimore and points South:
Take I-95 North to Exit 100.
Take Exit 100 onto Rt. 272 South towards the town of North East.
Follow Rt. 272 South for 14 miles into Elk Neck State Park.

 

Directions from Delaware and points North:
Take I-95 South to Exit 100.
Take Exit 100 onto Rt. 272 South towards the town of North East.
Follow Rt. 272 South for approximately 14 miles into Elk Neck State Park.


Once you have reached Elk Neck State Park continue on Rt. 272 until you come to a parking lot at the dead end. Parking is very limited. The Turkey Point Lighthouse parking lot frequently fills to capacity on weekends. Once you have parked continue on the dirt road beyond the gate 8/10 of a mile until you reach the Lighthouse.  There are port-a-pots at the Lighthouse for your convenience until the end of our season (Oct 31st). 



Mailing Address:

Turkey Point Light Station, Inc
P.O. Box 117
North East, MD 21901

Email Address:

rita@tpls.org

 

Our season, this year, will begin May 1st and run thru the end of October. The Lighthouse is open to climbers on weekends from 10AM to 2PM. The gift shop is open from 10AM to 2PM. There is no charge to view the Chesapeake Bay from our lantern room.The staircase in the lighthouse is open to climbers at least 42" tall. Your donations are gratefully accepted.

Please note that our hours of operation are dependent upon weather conditions and the availability of volunteers