Plattsburgh – The Clinton County Historical Association (CCHA) is pleased to announce the re-opening of the newly renovated Bluff Point Lighthouse on Valcour Island. Free tours of the Bluff Point Lighthouse are offered every Sunday in July and August from 1 to 3 p.m. Visitors to the Lighthouse enjoy displays depicting the history of Lake Champlain Lighthouses, Lake Champlain’s Military History, the 20th Century Camps on Valcour Island, and the Life of a Lighthouse Keeper. Visitors can climb to the Lantern Room to see the functioning light and the outstanding view. Transportation to the Lighthouse is not provided by the CCHA.
Opening days are subject to change based on weather conditions. Sponsored in part by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation and Clinton County.
For more information, please call the CCHA at (518) 561-0340 or find the Bluff Point Lighthouse on Facebook at www.facebook.com/bluffpointlighthouse . The CCHA Museum is open Wednesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.