A light beacon is believed to have stood here in the 17th century.
Tower Height: 33
Height of Focal Plane: 36
Characteristic and Range: Fixed green.
Description of Tower: Brown, square stone tower with a yellow lantern and a red top.
This light is not operational
1820: Iron skeleton tower (destroyed during World War II).
Date Established: 1820
Date Present Tower Built: 1947
Date Deactivated: 1989
Current Use: Museum.
Open To Public? Yes.
The current tower houses a museum on the history of Willemstad and its lighthouse.