Exhibits, Museums, Historic Sites

 

 

Map Zone:
B-4

Street Address:
Lighthouse Road

Phone Number:
252-928-6711

One of Ocracoke’s most popular destinations is the picturesque white lighthouse and keeper’s quarters.  Built in 1823, this beacon is one of the oldest lighthouses still in active service in the U.S.  The steady beam can be seen up to 14 miles out to sea and serves as the most recognized symbol of Ocracoke. The exterior […]

Map Zone:
E-1

Street Address:
49 Water Plant Rd.

Phone Number:
252-928-7375

Island history & information, interesting exhibits, shell display, summer programs & gift shop.

Map Zone:
D-3

Street Address:
278 Irvin Garrish Hwy.

Phone Number:
252-928-5601

Life of the watermen. Exhibits, research, activities. On the Community Square docks.

Located just a short boat ride away and part of the Cape Lookout National Seashore, Portsmouth Island is a historic uninhabited village now under the care of the National Park Service and the Friends of Portsmouth Island.  Established in 1753 by the North Carolina Colonial Assembly, Portsmouth Island was at one time the largest settlement along […]

Map Zone:
E-6

Street Address:
935 Irvin Garrish Hwy.

Phone Number:
252-928-1718

Blackbeard history, short videos & exhibits. Pirate gift shop.

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