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Outer Banks Sights

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Ranked #1 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Historic Sites; Lighthouses; Landmarks
The nation's tallest lighthouse was moved to a different location to preserve it.
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Ranked #2 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Historic Sites; History Museums
Park where visitors can see a replica of the Wright Brothers' plane and receive an entertaining history of flight.
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Ranked #3 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Lighthouses; Landmarks
Owner description: Used today to light the dark stretches of the southern coastline, this lighthouse was built in 1875 and today can be climbed... more » Owner description: Used today to light the dark stretches of the southern coastline, this lighthouse was built in 1875 and today can be climbed by the spiral staircase that reaches up 150 feet. « less
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Ranked #4 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks; Landmarks
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Ranked #5 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Lighthouses; Landmarks
Owner description: An interesting and still important lighthouse that can be visited but not climbed. (NOTE: The lighthouse is currently under... more » Owner description: An interesting and still important lighthouse that can be visited but not climbed. (NOTE: The lighthouse is currently under construction, and is expected to re-open in summer 2013, with the ability to be climbed for the first time) « less
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Island Farm (Manteo)
Ranked #6 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: Experience life as it was before the Civil War. Join interpreters dressed in period attire as they carry out the daily... more » Owner description: Experience life as it was before the Civil War. Join interpreters dressed in period attire as they carry out the daily activities of a Roanoke Island farm in the 1850s. Hands-on activities and demonstrations: Woodworking, cooking, blacksmithing, children's games and ox-drawn wagon rides are just a few activities offered. Activities vary daily. Open seasonally from April to November - Wednesday through Saturday - 10am until 4pm. « less
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Jennette's Pier (Nags Head)
Ranked #7 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks; Landmarks
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Ranked #8 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Historic Sites; Specialty Museums
Owner description: Take a step back in time when you visit the Whalehead Club! Originally built in the 1920s, this magnificent residence has... more » Owner description: Take a step back in time when you visit the Whalehead Club! Originally built in the 1920s, this magnificent residence has been restored to its original grandeur and is open for tours year round. Located inside Currituck Heritage Park, the museum is situated on 39 acres of pristine waterfront property, and is located in the heart of Historic Corolla. « less
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Ranked #9 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Scenic Drives
Owner description: We are a Jeep rental/tour company. Rent a Jeep and go on the beach to see the Corolla Wild Horses. All tours will cover 25... more » Owner description: We are a Jeep rental/tour company. Rent a Jeep and go on the beach to see the Corolla Wild Horses. All tours will cover 25 miles round trip. We have the largest fleet of Jeeps in Corolla. « less
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Ranked #10 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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Ranked #11 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Scenic Drives; Tours
Owner description: See the Corolla Wild Horses in an open air truck. We have custom vehicles that will seat up to 14 people. All tours have a... more » Owner description: See the Corolla Wild Horses in an open air truck. We have custom vehicles that will seat up to 14 people. All tours have a money back guarantee and are safe for all ages. This is a must do tour if you are on the Outer Banks of NC. We have been safely guiding for over 15 years. All guides are certified by the Corolla Wild Horse Fund. « less
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British Cemetery (Ocracoke)
Ranked #12 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Cemeteries; Historic Sites; Landmarks
The remains of four British soldiers whose ship was sunk off the coast during World War II are buried here.
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Skydive OBX (Manteo)
Ranked #13 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Sports Complexes; Landmarks
Owner description: Tandem skydiving over the beautiful Outer Banks! Experience a thrill like no other! Come Jump! The Outer Banks of NC is the... more » Owner description: Tandem skydiving over the beautiful Outer Banks! Experience a thrill like no other! Come Jump! The Outer Banks of NC is the perfect place for your skydiving dream to come true! 120mph and 30 seconds of freefall! No experience required and no major training involved. Group discounts. « less
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Ranked #14 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Historic Sites; History Museums; Ships
History comes alive with a replica of Elizabeth II's era and costumed-sixteenth-century characters.
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Ranked #15 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #16 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Lighthouses; Landmarks
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Ranked #17 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Ghost Towns; Landmarks
Owner description: Over a century ago, Portsmouth Village was a bustling port town. Today, the buildings and exhibits tell the story of changing... more » Owner description: Over a century ago, Portsmouth Village was a bustling port town. Today, the buildings and exhibits tell the story of changing times and life on the Outer Banks. The Theodore and Annie Salter House and Visitor Center, School, Post Office and General Store, U.S. Life-Saving Station, Methodist Church, and Henry Piggot House are open to the public seasonally.Be sure to bring insect repellent, drinking water, food, sunscreen, adequate clothing, a hat, and good walking shoes. « less
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Ranked #18 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Lighthouses; Landmarks
The oldest lighthouse still in operation in North Carolina.
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Ranked #19 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Historic Sites; History Museums; Gardens; National Parks
Historic museum that tells the story of the 16th-century Roanoke Island colonists.
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Ranked #20 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals; Landmarks
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Corolla Raceway (Corolla)
Ranked #21 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Race Car Tracks; Landmarks
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Avalon Fishing Pier (Kill Devil Hills)
Ranked #22 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks; Landmarks
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Ranked #23 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Ranked #24 of 24 Sights & Landmarks in Outer Banks
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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