Parque Punta Sur
The remains of an earlier lighthouse are still visible here.
Tower Height: 82
Height of Focal Plane: 85
Characteristic and Range: Flashing white every 5 seconds.
Description of Tower: White, conical concrete tower.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1900
Date Present Tower Built: 1934
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Yes.
The keeper's dwelling now houses the the Celerain Museum of Navigation. There is also a gift shop and café, and the lighthouse is open for climbing.
This lighthouse is part of a park at the southern tip of Isla Cozumel. The tower is open to the public. The park is open daily from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. There is a fee charged; the charge in September 2006 was $10 U.S. per carload.
Mapquest URL: Click here to get a map to this lighthouse!