Why Washington lighthouses matter – the story of Admiralty Head
Washington lighthouses continue to play a vital role in guiding ships along the state’s harbors and coastline. And they remain important symbols of the Northwest’s maritime heritage.
These coastal treasures draw thousands of visitors, history buffs, storytellers and artists every year. That’s why they are worth preserving for generations to come.
Hundreds of enthusiasts and community volunteers give generously of their time and money to preserve, protect and sustain these fragile landmarks. We know not everyone can do that. However, there is one simple thing you can do to help Keep Washington Shining:
Proceeds from the sales of license plates fund restoration projects, community education efforts and volunteer training, all under the umbrella of Lighthouse Environmental Programs.