- Tourist Attractions
- Tours and River Cruises
Suitable for ages: Young Children (4-8), Older Children (9-12) and Teenagers (13-18)
Venue type: Indoor, Outdoor
Sail out to this fascinating and isolated Longstone Lighthouse in the alluring Farne Islands.
The Longstone Lighthouse was made famous by Lighthouse Keeper William Darling and his daughter Grace who bravely rescued survivors of the Forfarshire shipwreck in 1838. After spotting nine survivors clinging to the rocks from her bedroom window Grace and her father set out on the lighthouse boat, rescuing all nine survivors and caring for them in the lighthouse until the storm ended.
Take the Longstone tour, in which you can climb to the top of the tower and admire the outstanding views that surround the lighthouse, or view the seabirds and the famous Grey Seal colony.
Have an exciting day discovering the Farne Islands impressive history!
- A cruise around the Farne Islands to view the seabirds and the famous Grey Seal colony
- View Grace Darling's tiny bedroom
- Climb the tower and admire the outstanding views
- Picnics Allowed
- Restaurant Onsite
- Onsite Shop
- Snacks Available
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Toilets Available
- Baby Changing Available
- Disabled Toilets Available
- Parking Available Nearby
- Pushchair Friendly
Getting There and Contact Information
Longstone Lighthouse, Bamburgh, Northumberland, NE68 7SZ, England
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
Main sailing months are April to October.
Opening subject to weather conditions. Please contact the attraction directly for more information.
Adults (16+): £2.00, Kids: £1.00, Senior: £1.00, Family £4.00
All trip times can be altered or cancelled due to the conditions.
No pets are allowed.