First and oldest lighthouse on PEI
Point Prim Lighthouse is located half way between the community of Charlottetown, PEI, Canada and the Wood Islands Ferry Terminal in a section of the island called Belfast. The 1845 brick lighthouse stands 19 metres tall and is the first and oldest lighthouse on PEI. At its peak the National Heritage Site lighthouse assisted ships navigating Northumberland Strait.
Point Prim Lighthouse adventures, tours, guides and activities most enjoyed in and around the park are sightseeing, beachcombing, and picnicking.
A few of the more popular amenities and services located in and around the Point Prim Lighthouse includes interpretive signs, guided tours, picnic area, washrooms, and a gift store.
The highlights of the the Point Prim Lighthouse are the lighthouse itself, the pebbled and sandy beach and the views of the Northumberland Strait and Hillsborough Bay.