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#1 of 504 things to do in North Carolina Coast
As you walk the decks of the NORTH CAROLINA, imagine yourself in the South Pacific during WWII... more
#2 of 504 things to do in North Carolina Coast
The nation's tallest lighthouse was moved to a different location to preserve it.
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Two of the highest sand dunes on the East Coast are located here, providing excellent take-off... more
#5 of 504 things to do in North Carolina Coast
Park where visitors can see a replica of the Wright Brothers' plane and receive an entertaining... more
Fort Macon State Park (Atlantic Beach)
#6 of 504 things to do in North Carolina Coast
Fort Macon (Atlantic Beach)
#9 of 504 things to do in North Carolina Coast
A Civil War fortress located at the entrance of Beaufort Inlet.
#10 of 504 things to do in North Carolina Coast
Used today to light the dark stretches of the southern coastline, this lighthouse was built in 1875... more
Noni Bacca Winery (Wilmington)
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Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Dive into adventure. Take a tour of North Carolina’s aquatic life “from the mountains to the sea.”... more
#15 of 504 things to do in North Carolina Coast
A national seashore preserve that has the most extensive stretch of undeveloped seashore along the... more
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#18 of 504 things to do in North Carolina Coast
An interesting and still important lighthouse that can be visited but not climbed. (NOTE: The... more
Oak Island Beaches (Oak Island)
#19 of 504 things to do in North Carolina Coast
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Completed in 1858, Thalian Hall is one of the United States most historic theatres. Built in the... more
#23 of 504 things to do in North Carolina Coast
Premier museum that has a large collection of boats, models, decoys and dioramas about life in... more
#24 of 504 things to do in North Carolina Coast
Airlie Gardens (Wilmington)
#27 of 504 things to do in North Carolina Coast
#28 of 504 things to do in North Carolina Coast
Jennette's Pier (Nags Head)
#29 of 504 things to do in North Carolina Coast
#30 of 504 things to do in North Carolina Coast
Frisco Beach (Frisco)
#31 of 504 things to do in North Carolina Coast