We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Lovely and Quaint Museum”

Ocracoke Preservation Museum
Ranked #5 of 30 things to do in Ocracoke
Certificate of Excellence
More attraction details
Attraction details
Owner description: A tiny museum that features the history of Blackbeard, the 18th-century pirate.
Reviewed October 3, 2011

For what it is, a small scale local museum, they do an excellent job of showcasing interesting narratives of locals and the island itself. Kids may not find it terribly interesting because there aren't any bells or whistles, but for history buffs it is worth a stop!

Thank MrandMrsTravel_10
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a ReviewReviews (124)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

123 - 124 of 124 reviews

Reviewed August 13, 2011

This is right across the parking lot from the welcome center. We went on Monday of the week we stayed, and it was very helpful. My son attended a children's program on Weds morning and the kids made quilt squares from fabric in a pattern that is unique to Ocracoke. The staff is kind and very knowledgable. The facility is an old house and done very nicely inside, with both sea and cultural history of the area. It is worth an hour to see the history of this amazing island.

Thank slrv61
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed Ocracoke Preservation Museum also viewed

 

Been to Ocracoke Preservation Museum? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing