Swallowtail Keepers Society Inc.

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Contact Information
E-Mail swallowtail.lighthouse@gmail.com
Website SwallowtailLighthouse.com
Primary Contact Laurie Murison, Chairperson, Head Volunteer, Swallowtail Keepers Society; Phone: 506-662-8316; Email: swallowtail.lighthouse@gmail.com
Mailing Address E5G 2A2
Description & Services
Description of service(s) Historic, still operating lighthouse had been repurposed with a museum. Please inquire if you have creative interests and wish to apply for a Keepers in Residence Program. Applications to become Volunteer Keepers are also accepted. The property is open to the public. A Welcome Centre offers a gift shop with lighthouse related items. The lighthouse is open to tours in the summer. A fee applies.
Hours Property open year round. Gift shop/Welcome Centre and Lighthouse Museum open 10am - 6pm daily in July and August subject to change or by chance.
Dates Program is Offered Property open year round.
Areas Served Grand Manan
Eligibility Ages: 100 year(s) and under
Application Applications for the Keepers in Residence Program, Volunteer Keepers Program are on our website.
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Some interpretative signage is bilingual.
Fees Admission - $5 per person for the lighthouse museum, $3 per person for groups of 10 or more, children under 12 no charge. ; Admission - $5 per person for the lighthouse museum, $3 per person for groups of 10 or more, children under 12 no charge. Special rates may apply on some days.
Location information
Site Location Short distance from the ferry terminal, visible from the ferry
Located In Community Grand Manan
Address & Map
Swallowtail Lighthouse
50 Lighthouse Rd
Grand Manan, NB E5G 2A2
 
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Accessibility Partially Accessible ; Partially Accessible; Upper building is accessible. The lighthouse is accessed via a set of 54 steps, a wooden trestle footbridge and a gravel trail to a wooden boardwalk, approximately 400m from the parking area 
 
***Note that accessibility is self-reported. Please call the organization to confirm before arrival***
Other Details
Print Material Annual newsletter
Designated Day/Week/Month/ Events Anniversary Open House - July 7th
Subjects
Service Categories Historic Preservation ; Museums

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