Learn about Spanish explorers and pirates. Discover the history of Fernandina’s thriving Victorian-era and its shrimping legacy. And don’t miss seeing Fort Clinch.
Florida’s oldest lighthouse on Amelia Island has gone dark due to damage of its lens.
Fernandina Beach is home to the Amelia Island Lighthouse, guiding mariners since before Florida was a state. Designed by Winslow Lewis, the Amelia Island Lighthouse circa 1838 has a double-walled tower and Third-Order Fresnel lens.
Visit the oldest lighthouse in the state of Florida, located on Amelia Island in Fernandina Beach, perched high on a bluff above Egans Creek.