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Souris Historic Lighthouse

Built in 1880, Souris East Lighthouse is a wood-constructed tower on Knight Point overlooking the town of Souris. Visitors can climb to the lantern room, walk out to the balcony, and discover the panoramic seascape views of the harbour and town of Souris. The lighthouse also houses an interpretive centre with the history of sea glass, the lighthouse, the port, and the Town of Souris. A nautical gift shop and washrooms have been added to the premises.

Tours $5 adult, $4 senior, $2 youth

Dates of Operation: May 15, 2020 - October 14, 2020

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Mailing Address:

Box 339
Souris Prince Edward Island   C0A 2B0
[email protected]
(902) 940-5148 (T)
(902) 687-7209 (Off Season)
(902) 687-7210 (F)


Location: 134 Breakwater St
Community: Souris
GPS N46° 20.76 W062° 14.82
Points East Coastal Drive

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