70 Lighthouse Street; Rochester, NY 14612

Charlotte-Genesee Lighthouse Historical Society


Thank you for your interest in the Charlotte-Genesee Lighthouse.  The Lighthouse is located in the former Village of Charlotte (at the Port of Rochester, NY).  Our dates and times of operations is listed below.  There are new displays both inside and outside the museum.  If you are in the area and unable to make the normal operating hours and would like a special tour, please call us at least two weeks in advance at 585-621-6179.

Please come and visit us in 2020, we will be open from Friday, April 3, 2020 through Saturday, October 31,2020.

We offer year round Special Tours when Volunteers are Available & Weather Permitting

Please call us at 585-621-6179 or email us at info@geneseelighthouse.org  a minimum of two weeks in advance to schedule a special tour or group visit of the Charlotte-Genesee Lighthouse.

In Season Hours of Operation:
Friday, Saturday & Sunday from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Open Friday, April 3, 2020 till Sunday, October 31, 2020; Last tour of the Tower is 4:30 pm


Adults 18 years and older $5.00

Children/Youth ages 5 to 17 years old $2.00

Children ages 4 or younger FREE

Special Tours by request only.