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Top things to do in Beaufort

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Ranked #1 of 7 attractions in Beaufort
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #2 of 7 attractions in Beaufort
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
Premier museum that has a large collection of boats, models, decoys and dioramas about life in coastal North Carolina.
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Ranked #3 of 7 attractions in Beaufort
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Museums
Owner description: North Carolina's third oldest town, Beaufort lies on the coast bordering the southern tip of the Outer Banks. Originally a... more » Owner description: North Carolina's third oldest town, Beaufort lies on the coast bordering the southern tip of the Outer Banks. Originally a fishing village and port of safety dating from the late 1600's, Beaufort has been visited by patriots, privateers, merchants, and skilled craftsmen who built Bahamian and West Indian style homes and public buildings. On the Beaufort Historic Site, you can take advantage of the six professionally restored buildings, tour the Old Burying Grounds, and take a tour aboard a vintage English Double Decker Bus. Beaufort, NC truly is where history meets the sea. « less
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Ranked #4 of 7 attractions in Beaufort
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Nature and Parks
Owner description: The Rachel Carson component of the North Carolina Coastal Reserve & National Estuarine Research Reserve is located between... more » Owner description: The Rachel Carson component of the North Carolina Coastal Reserve & National Estuarine Research Reserve is located between the mouths of the Newport and North rivers in southern Carteret County, directly across Taylor's Creek from the historic town of Beaufort. It is accessible only by boat (local ferry vendor, private vessel, or canoes and kayaks). « less
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Ranked #5 of 7 attractions in Beaufort
Category: Reefs; Nature and Parks
Owner description: Discovery Diving, your headquarters for North Carolina's world class, warm water, wreck diving. Located in Beaufort, North... more » Owner description: Discovery Diving, your headquarters for North Carolina's world class, warm water, wreck diving. Located in Beaufort, North Carolina, an historic seaside town on the Crystal Coast, we are in close proximity to the shipwrecks of the acclaimed Graveyard of the Atlantic. In addition to our dive charters, Discovery is a full service dive operation offering training, gear sales and rentals, and equipment repair. « less
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Ranked #6 of 7 attractions in Beaufort
Category: National Parks; Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Nature and Parks
Owner description: Located five miles from the Atlantic Ocean, this 14,480-acre refuge consists of a variable landscape of brackish marsh,... more » Owner description: Located five miles from the Atlantic Ocean, this 14,480-acre refuge consists of a variable landscape of brackish marsh, pocosin and woodland habitats, which are dominated by an abundant variety of birds and wildlife. « less
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Ranked #7 of 7 attractions in Beaufort
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks