Two lighthouses were built here so they could be distinguished from Kullen Lighthouse. The western lighthouse is still an active aid to navigation.
Description of Tower: White square tower attached to dwelling.
This light is not operational
Date Established: 1772
Date Present Tower Built: 1772
Current Use: Museum.
Open To Public? Yes.
This lighthouse now houses a small maritime museum.
The lighthouse is easily accessible by car, about 1 1/2 miles east of Gilbjerg. It can also be reached via a coastal footpath beginning in Gilleleje at Hovedgade on the east side of the fishing museum.