Public access to Naval Air Station pensacola is available from 9 AM-3 PM through the West Gate only, located at the south end of Blue Angel Parkway. Click "Visit" in the header below to read the important access regulations in the "Security Gate Procedures" section.


The Pensacola Lighthouse Association, Inc. is requesting proposals from qualified contractors with demonstrated previous successful Lighthouse or Chimney restoration experience. The scope of the project work includes lighthouse exterior masonry repairs and painting. Please contact our Executive Director at 850-393-1561 to request bid documents. Successful previous similar experience is required and will be verified. Bid proposals for this work will be received until 2 pm on October 6, 2023. For more information, call us at 850-393-1561, or email us at



If you find yourself visiting the Pensacola Lighthouse, again and again, you might benefit from becoming a Friend of the Light!

There are three levels of Friendship. Choose which one best fits your needs:

Individual Friendship - $30 per year. Includes:

  • Free admission for one person for one year
  • 20% off in the gift shop

Family Friendship - $60 per year. Includes:

  • Free admission for 4 people for one year
  • 20% off in the gift shop

Lifetime Friendship - $500  one-time donation. Includes:

  • Free admission for 4 people for life
  • 20% off in the gift shop
  • One memorial brick in a spot of your choosing (valued at $100)

Being a Friend of the Light gets you free admission into other Florida Lighthouses as well! Present your Friendship card at the following Lighthouses to receive this benefit:

St. Augustine Lighthouse 

Jupiter Lighthouse

Download and fill out the following form and mail it to the below address. Make sure to include your own mailing address so we can send your Friendship card to you!

Friend of the Light Application

Pensacola Lighthouse
2081 Radford Boulevard
Pensacola, FL 32508