Port Washington Historical Society


Exhibitsat the1860 Light Station


Book: The Light On The House At The Top Of The Stairs

1860 Light Station

The Light On The House At The Top Of The Stairs is a newly released book written by Pat Curtiss, one of our own from Port Washington! Learn about the Lighthouses of Port Washington and the men and    women who tended the light. This book is available for purchase through  the Port Washington Historical Society. In person purchases can be made at the Port Exploreum, The 1860 Light Station and the Resource Center for $19.99.  Book can be ordered and mailed by calling 262 284-2406. There is an additional charge for shipping and handling.  Pat will be available  to sign books by appointment.                                                                                                                                                                                 Supplies are limited so don’t wait! 



About the 1860 Light Station


The 1860 Light Station is Closed for the 2020 season. We look forward to seeing you in 2021!!
Adults - $5
Children 5 – 17 - $2
Children Under 4 - Free


All Port Washington Historical Society members receive free admission
Mailing Address:
  • Port Washington Historical Society
  • P.O. Box 491
  • Port Washington, WI 53074
Phone: 262-284-2406