The Lighthouse is open for public access and guided tours between March and November on the 1st and 3rd Sunday each month from 12:00 until 16:00. The last tour starts at 15:30.
£2.50 for adults. £1 for children who must be 1.06 metres tall to take the tour.
These are some of the activities that take place at Leasowe Lighthouse.
Stop press: Our next charity abseil will take place on Sunday 12th May, 2019. To register, download and complete the Abseil Form and send it to the Abseil Secretary, enclosing your payment for £38. Further information, including health and safety procedures, can be found within the form itself. Further reading: […]
Leasowe Lighthouse is a unique location and a site of interest from several different perspectives. For a number of years the Friends group have been hosting educational tours for schoolchildren from a wide geographical area. Primary school groups (KS1) may have read the Lighthouse Keeper stories by Ronda Armitage and […]
For a number of years Leasowe Lighthouse has been the venue for regular very successful charity abseil events. At a height of 101 feet, the building is not too daunting and offers an ideal opportunity for a novice to take up the challenge. The Friends of Leasowe Lighthouse (FOLL CIO) […]
Leasowe Lighthouse is a source of fascination for many people and the Friends are very happy to open the building for small private visits if required. In the past we have had a variety of such trips. A couple from Holland came to the UK to retrace the travels of […]
As with many very old buildings there are stories of ghosts and hauntings at the lighthouse. A few of them have been put together in a booklet produced by the Friends group. In recent years, there have been many enquiries from groups around the country who wish to spend the […]
WADARC (Wirral and District Amateur Radio Club) is one of the many groups grateful for the use of the lighthouse. The group has been established for about 40 years but never had a training centre. Since 1992 when the International Lighthouse weekend was instituted, amateur radio enthusiasts have been gathering […]
The Wirral Seaside Runs were originally established in 1985 as one of several races along the seafront of Wirral. They are a series of monthly races starting near Leasowe Lighthouse and along the embankment to finish in Harrison Drive, Wallasey. The race organisers are Pensby Runners – a club that […]
Leasowe Lighthouse stands at the heart of the north Wirral coast and Leasowe Bay and is one of the best places for a walk along the Wirral Way to see the birds on the shore and the fields. The promenades are good places to stand with a pair of binoculars […]
Unsurprisingly perhaps, the lighthouse has been the location for a selection of film shoots. With its unique construction and setting, it offers great potential for such activities. A couple of years ago, the BBC chose Leasowe Lighthouse as the location for one episode of the Dare Devil series. A local […]