3913 Padre Blvd
South Padre Island, TX 78597
Phone: (956) 761-7831
Fax: (956) 761-2033
Port Isabel Lighthouse State Historic Site
Summer - Mo to Th from 10:00 AM to 06:00 PM,Summer - Su from 10:00 AM to 06:00 PM,Winter - Mo to Su from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PMLocated on the Texan coast and is open to the public, the lighthouse at Port Isabel was constructed in 1852 at the request of sailors who had trouble navigating the shoreline. The viewing area of the lighthouse is 50 feet (15 meters) above ground affording beautiful views of the area and South Padre Island. The surrounding park also has beautiful grass and picnic tables as well as the headquarters of the Port Isabel Chamber of Commerce in a replica of the lighthouse keeper's cottage. Check the website before visiting.