Lighthouses

We feature over 40 Michigan lighthouses to decorate your home

Lighthouses have been the subject of fine art for decades. Their beauty and symbolism have captured the attention of artists all over the world. Now, you can enjoy a painting of these majestic structures in your home or office.

Turn to Watercolor Notes to find gorgeous paintings of Michigan lighthouses, featured on prints, mugs, cards and coasters. Michigan residents are blessed with an abundance of lighthouses along the miles of Great Lakes’ shoreline. Our watercolor paintings allow you to take in the sights of local lighthouses without leaving your home or office. Shop our selection today.

How much do you know about lighthouses?

Here are some fun facts about lighthouses:

  • Michigan boasts the most lighthouses of any U.S. state, with over 115
  • Lighthouse keeping was one of the first U.S. government jobs available to women
  • Fort Gratiot Lighthouse is the oldest operating lighthouse in Michigan
  • Whitefish Point Light Station, considered the first light on Lake Superior, has only lost its light once in over 160 years