The museum is open May through October 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Lighthouse tours end at 4 p.m.

"Whale Watch Spoken Here" volunteers will be on hand to help spot migrating whales from the Skyhopper Platform directly across from the lighthouse.

Spring whale watch is the last full week of March 

Winter whale watch is the last full week of December

Upcoming dates

Download schedule


  • Starting Monday, May 1st, 2017, repeats every day until Tuesday, October 31, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
  • Starting Tuesday, October 4th, 2016, repeated every day until Monday, October 31, 2016 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm


Umpqua Lighthouse State Park

1020 Lighthouse Road
Winchester Bay,


Rachel and Gaylynn Bradley