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It’s free. It’s interesting. Staff and volunteers are knowledgeable and excellent.
The N.C. Maritime Museum is the official repository for artifacts from the Queen Anne's Revenge, offering a free exhibit where you can see many of the artifacts conserved. The exhibit incorporates interactive displays, quizzes...More
1-2 hours of aquarium exhibits, highlights being the otters and 200k+ gallon shark tank. Employees seemed nice and like they care, a lot. Maybe not the biggest or the most flashy aquarium, but with the most expensive ticket being $13, it's a better value than...More
This free museum is located right across from the waterfront. There's a heavy emphasis on Blackbeard the pirate, whose history and adventures are interesting for all ages. The ruins of his flagship, the Queen Anne's Revenge, were discovered not far offshore Beaufort. An intriguing film...More
An easy walk for almost anyone, the trail wanders through areas typical of coastal NC, with wonderful and, for a northerner, unusual pines and cypress trees. Highlights for us were the water birds toward the end of the trail in interior marshy areas. We went...More
If you are anywhere near Beaufort, be sure to visit the town and make sure to stop at the museum. Learned so much about the area from one of the docents. This is the friendliest little town we've been to in a long time!
As an adult I enjoyed this museum more than my tween aged grandsons (11 & 13). I learned a lot about the history of the area including the boat-making, the coast and the legends. The artifacts they are finding from Blackbeard's ship are worth a...More
We planned to visit the museum for an interesting day out of the sun and were pleasantly surprised to find admission was FREE. It was very interesting to learn about Blackbeard and others. Great museum.
Great free museum. Blackbeard''s ship Queen Anne's Revenge recovered possessions are worth the time . A great many possessions have been recovered. Great display. Great info on fish in north Carolina waters. Scavenger hunt for children. Very nice museum. Nice gift shop definitely worth your...More
Blackbeard history and artifacts are here! great to see all they have found so far, a legend comes to life. Amazing what things survived so long, underwater, undiscovered for so long so close to Beaufort. Beyond that this is still a wonderful museum filled with...More