North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
The North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores is a great place for couples, individuals, families or groups to visit. There are a variety of large habitats with everything from sharks and turtles to sea horses and mollusks. There are activities inside for kids as well as an outdoor playground. …
Located 5 miles west of Atlantic Beach, this aquarium is a great place to spend a rainy day or to take a break from the hot sun. The Aquarium's expansive galleries can accommodate large crowds. But, if you like things a little quieter, consider the first two hours in the morning and the last two…
Very nice aquarium with a variety of sea and near sea creatures. Features a touch tank!
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