Kaua`i National Wildlife Refuge Complex
Contact Address Information:
P.O. Box 1128
The active light here is now on a ten-foot post. There is an effort underway to restore the historic lighthouse. Restoration was completed in time for the 100th anniversary of the light in May 2013. www.kilauealighthouse.org
Tower Height: 52
Description of Tower: White, conical concrete tower; lantern roof is red.
This light is not operational
1913 one-story stone keeper's house, two additional keeper's house, three garages, oil house, radiobeacon building.
Date Established: 1913
Date Present Tower Built: 1913
Date Deactivated: 1976
Optics: 1913: Second order Fresnel lens, still in tower.
Current Use: Attraction in wildlife refuge.
Open To Public? Grounds only (tower open occasionally).
The tower is open for an annual open house in May. The refuge is open 10 a.m.to 4 p.m. daily. To get there, turn off Highway 53 near mile marker 23, and take Kolo Road to Kilauea Road.