The Lighthouse Restoration Project
Thank you to our Title Sponsors, Co-Sponsors, and Donors!
The Lighthouse Restoration Project is made possible through the support and generous donations of our title sponsors, The Bartolatz Family, The Jenkins Family Foundation, and Specialty Metals Corporation, and to our co-sponsors, Dash Point Social and Improvement Club, Browns Point Improvement Club, the Stensrud Family, Pat and Jim Harnish, Gregg Hoffman Construction, Butcher’s Above the Bay, Josh “Big Dog” Souza, the Collins Family, Better Properties Soundview, and Tom Smith “In Memory of Pam Halsan.”
Grants were received from The Ben B. Cheney Foundation, Port of Tacoma, Pierce County Heritage League, and Tacoma Landmarks Heritage Project.
And thank you to over 200 other Lighthouse Lovers for your individual donations. You have helped Points Northeast Historical Society to “Keep The Light Shining!”
How can I help?
Thank you for asking!
Points Northeast Historical Society is self-supporting, receiving NO funding from the US Coast Guard, taxes of any local, state, or federal entities.
Here is how you can help:
Stay safe, and stay tuned! We are working for you! Join us!
Nancy Bess, President
Lighthouse Park & Points NE Historic
Present Browns Point Lighthouse 1933
First Browns Point Lighthouse 1903
Dash Point Dock Today
Dash Point Dock 1917
Northeast Tacoma Neighborhood Today
Airstrip in Undeveloped NE Tacoma
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Find out about local events in our community and keep Browns Point, Dash Point and NE Tacoma history alive.
From clam bakes to a fantastic Christmas party, you'll meet your neighbors and have a good time.
Learn about the various facilities which are part of the Points Northeast Historical Society. From the Cottage Museum, to the Bell House, the Boat House, the lighthouse & the Research Center, there’s plenty to discover.
Membership in Points Northeast Historical Society helps to fund the exhibits and restoration of historical facilities. As a member you can have fun volunteering on projects that will having last impact by preserving the history of the community.
Rent this 3-bedroom historic lighhouse keepers cottage on the shores of Puget Sound. Relax and watch sailboats, walk on the beach, fish from the shore, enjoy sunsets... and learn to be a Lighthouse Keeper.