Tours of Long Island’s Bug Light This Weekend

The Long Beach Bar Lighthouse "Bug Light". Photo courtesy/ East End Seaport Museum & Marine Foundation.
The Long Beach Bar Lighthouse “Bug Light”. Photo courtesy/ East End Seaport Museum & Marine Foundation.

The East End Seaport Museum on Long Island is offering the opportunity to tour Bug Light this Memorial Day weekend. tours are scheduled for Saturday, May 24 and Sunday, May 25, 2014, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.

Take a 15-minute ride aboard the Peconic Star II and go aboard Bug Light. Explore the lighthouse, hear its stories and experience its panoramic views.

Narrators are Ted Webb, an expert in local maritime history, and Bob Allen, the great grandson of William Follett, the last keeper of Bug Light.

Cost:

  • $35 adults
  • $30 Southold Town residents & museum members & military
  • $25 seniors/teens/children

Contact: (631) 477-2100, x. 1 or go to the East End Seaport Museum website.