Montauk Point Lighthouse
2000 Montauk Hwy. Montauk, NY 631-668-2544
Lighthouse was commissioned by George Washington in 1792, construction was completed in 1796. The museum and gift shop in its base, run by the Montauk Historical Society, features early lighthouse photos and displays, with guides on hand. Visitors can climb to the top for sweeping vistas.Hours: Hours vary according to the season, call for information.