The Port Bickerton Lighthouse is located at the western extremity of Barachois Head on Nova Scotia’s Eastern Shore, marking the entrance to Port Bickerton harbour. The lighthouse has been an important and integral part of the local community since the establishment of the first lighthouse in 1901. This initial structure was destroyed by fire in the late 1920s.
The Nova Scotia Lighthouse Interpretive Centre is open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. , seven days a week from June 15 to September 15 each year. Admission to lighthouse site is $3.00 per person or $7.00 per family for a day pass; $12.00 for a family season pass. A “Friend of the Light” membership is $25.00 annually and includes a family season pass, an annual newsletter, and a lapel pin.