Spermaceti Cove Station House

Open to the public

Currently used as a(n) Museum and Visitor Center

The Spermaceti Cove Station House was built in 1894

This Duluth Station House was designed by George R. Tolman


This station building's condition is Good


This station building has been Unaltered


This station building is not endangered or threatened

Station closed between 1942 and 1944. Station house survives and is the Spermaceti Cove Life-Saving Station, a museum at the Sandy Hook Unit of Gateway National Recreation Area.


Open to the public  - Check with site for hours of operation

Sandy Hook Unit Gateway National Recreation Area
Fort Hancock NJ 07732

(732) 872-5970

Owner Information

National Park Service, Sandy Hook Unit Gateway National Recreation Area
P.O. Box 530

Fort Hancock, NJ 07732

(732) 872-5970


If you have questions, please contact:

Thomas J. Hoffman
Park Ranger, Historian