DIVE INTO THE NORTH CAROLINA AQUARIUMS
March 6, 2017Katie McAlick
From the shores of Roanoke Island to the Wilmington coast, explore North Carolina wildlife and sea creatures with the North Carolina Aquariums! Scattered along the NC coast, the aquariums feature unique educational events for the kids and plenty of family fun! Explore volunteer opportunities, fishing for all ages and various exhibits at all four locations!
- Pine Knoll Shores: Attend fishing school and go behind the scenes at the North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores! This location features exhibits and activities that are perfect for all ages!
- Roanoke Island: From diving with sharks to indoor and outdoor excursions, take in the North Carolina scenery and sea life at the North Carolina Aquarium at Roanoke Island!
- Jennette’s Pier: Cast a line into the fishing world and explore the science of renewable energy at the NC Aquarium at Jennette’s Pier. Observe various sea creatures in their natural habitat as you learn about sustaining the Carolina waters.
- Fort Fisher: Just a short drive from Brunswick Forest, the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher features activities like the Lorikeet Bird Exhibit, an alligator egg hunt and even a world-renowned mermaid exhibit!
Nestled right beside the city of Wilmington, Brunswick Forest sits in a prime location to the area’s numerous aquariums, marinas and beaches. Plan a trip to the North Carolina Aquariums for a day filled with fun and adventure for the whole family!