Lighthouse Specialty Plate

Lighthouse Plate

Pennsylvania now has an official lighthouse license plate, available to all residents in the state, with an image of the Presque Isle Lighthouse. The lighthouse is located on the shores of Lake Erie at Presque Isle State Park in Erie, PA. 


Lighthouse Photo

Photo courtesy of Jackie Tammaro

Since the introduction of the plate in October of 2006, over 1000 plates have been processed. The cost of the plate is $49.50 and is available to any Pennsylvania resident with a current vehicle registration.  Collectors can purchase a 0000 sample plate for the same price plus shipping.

To obtain an application simply click the link at the bottom of this page and print the application and  instructions.


Each application must be returned for processing to: Presque Isle Partnership Specialty Plate, 302 Peninsula Drive, Erie, PA  16505.

The delivery date is approximately 6-8 weeks.  The lighthouse plate will be sent directly from Penn DOT to each applicant.

A portion from each license plate sale goes towards the preservation of the Presque Isle Lighthouse, listed on the National Register of Historic Places and for the promotion of maritime lighthouse history.  Order your plate today and help with the preservation/education process.

Thank You for your support.        

Keepers of the Erie Lights

LICENSE PLATE APPLICATION