Interpretive Center

The Keeper’s House offers guided tours from knowledgeable docents during the summer months.  The Lighthouse offers tours year round. Throughout the year personal tours may be arranged by appointment for individuals, educational groups, historic societies and civic organizations. There is no charge for tours. Public parking is located at the Heceta Head Lighthouse State Scenic Viewpoint. A $5 fee per vehicle is required for the day use area.

The Keeper’s House

The Interpretive Center is located on the first floor of the Keeper’s House. Tours are given Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day, Thursday through Monday from 11 to 3 p.m. Tours will not be given on days we have special events such as weddings. To confirm tour dates or arrange a tour beyond the regular tour season please call 1-866-547-3696.

The Lighthouse

Tours are given daily, in the summer from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and in the winter 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tour times are subject to change due to staffing and inclement weather.  The lighthouse observation area is open year round during park hours. To arrange a tour beyond the regular tour season please call 1-800-551-6949. For more information, visit Oregon State Parks.

The Gift Shop

The Heceta Head Lighthouse Gift Shop is located in the old generator room between the Lighthouse and Keeper’s House. The Heceta Head Lighthouse Gift Shop features signature gifts, local art, models, books, clothing and nautical faire. A portion of the proceeds from the Heceta Head Lighthouse Gift Shop directly support the maintenance of the Keeper’s House.

Gift Shop Hours
The Heceta Head Lighthouse Gift Shop is available year round online!

Visiting Hours:
At the lightstation, the Heceta Head Lighthouse Gift Shop is open daily 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Memorial Day weekend through September, weekends in October, during Christmas open house, select weekends and by appointment.