• Lens Tours at Point Cabrillo | Mar 7+8

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    Name: Lens Tours at Point Cabrillo | Mar 7+8
    Date: March 7, 2020 - March 8, 2020
    Event Description:
    Saturday and Sunday, March 7+8 from 10 AM ? 4 PM These are our first tours of 2020, benfitting the on-site education at Point Cabrillo for grade school kids all over Mendocino County, and beyond! Join us on the first weekend in March for two days of Lens Tours to the top of our historic 1909 Lighthouse! From 10am - 4pm on March 7 and March 8, we'll be offering tours to the Lens Room of the Point Cabrillo Light Station. ? 10am - 4pm ? $5 per person ? Must be 42" or taller These tours are only offered a few times a year, and are a treat to experience. You'll have excellent views and enticing stories of the lightkeepers that lived on the grounds as you climb the ladders to the top. Tours typically take about 45 minutes altogether, and a new group goes up every 10-15 minutes! You'll stop on each floor and learn fascinating facts from our excellent volunteer docents. Point Cabrillo Lightkeepers Association (PCLK) volunteer docents will highlight Light Station history and local culture with visitor presentations at the Lighthouse and other locations in the State Historic Park. Weather permitting, docents will also lead walks to nearby Frolic Cove and relate the story of the clipper brig Frolic, wrecked off the cove in July 1850 bound from China to San Francisco with a valuable cargo of Chinese merchandise for the Gold Rush miners and their families. Learn more: http://pointcabrillo.org/visit/events/
    Point Cabrillo Light Station
    Date/Time Information:
    Saturday and Sunday, March 7+8 from 10 AM ? 4 PM
    Contact Information:
    707-937-6123 info@pointcabrillo.org
    $5 per person
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