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Things to Do on the Outer Banks

There's so much to do on the Outer Banks!

Come and explore the Outer Banks museums, cultural heritage & history, nearby beaches, nearby plantations and gardens, ruined remains of wartime forts, an abundance of golf courses, loads of fishing locations, water tours, horse-drawn carriage tours, walking tours.... just to name a few.

The bottom line is..... you never run out of things to see and do and learn about on the Outer Banks! 

Choose Attractions from the Categories Below:

Beaches Recreation: Tours:
Dinner/Water Cruises Biking/Canoeing/Kayaking Aerial Helicopter
Family Entertainment Camping Art
Forts and Military Sites Fishing Boat
Historic Places Golf Carriage
Kid's Attractions Marinas and Boating Eco/Nature
Local Art Studios Tennis Motorized
Museums Water Sports Walking
Nightlife    
Parks    
Plantations and Gardens    
Performing Arts    
Top Attractions    

Here's a sample of things to do on the Outer Banks:

A Sample Listing of Historic Places in the Area

The Lost Colony
1409 National Park Dr., Manteo, NC, 27954
252-473-6000

Battleship North Carolina
1 Battleship Rd NE, Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 251-5797

Fort Raleigh Natl Historical Site
(252) 473-5772

Chicamacomico Life Saving Station
23645 Nc Highway 12, Rodanthe

A Sample Listing of Museums in the Area

Bodie Island Lighthouse
(252) 441-5711

Wright Brothers Natl Memorial
1000 N Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
(252) 473-2111

Chicamacomico Life Saving Station Historic Site
23645 NC Highway 12,
Rodanthe , NC

Port Discover
611 E Main St, Elizabeth City, NC 27909
(252) 338-6117

Cape Hatteras Natl Seashore
1401 National Park Dr, Avon, NC 27915
(252) 473-2111

A Sample Listing of Historic Forts & Military Sites in the Area

Fort Raleigh Natl Historical Site
(252) 473-5772
Fort Macon State Park
(252) 726-3775

The Lost Colony
1409 National Park Dr., Manteo, NC, 27954
252-473-6000

Battleship North Carolina
1 Battleship Rd NE, Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 251-5797

A Sample Listing of Art Galleries in the Area

Ov Art Gallery
1105 Walnut St, Cary, NC 27511
(919) 388-1575

Flander's Art Gallery
302 S West St, Raleigh, NC 27603
(919) 834-5044

Ashley's Art Gallery
701 N Main St, Fuquay Varina, NC 27526
(919) 552-7533

A Sample Listing of Beaches in the Area

Duck - Pet friendly beach. Dogs allowed to be off leash as long as under the owner's control.

Southern Shores - Public beach parking restricted to residents or visitors to town limit properties with day passes/window stickers.

Kitty Hawk & Kill Devil Hills - Has the largest waves of the Northern Beaches. Great for surfing & skimboarding.

Nags Head - Beach renourishment along Nags Head 12 mile beach. Twice a much beach area to enjoy!

Rodanthe, Waves and Salvo - Commonly called thehe Tri-Villages. Big waves and in close proximity to Cape Hatteras National Seashore beaches.

Avon - The largest year-round local resident population.

Buxton - Has the tallest lighthouse in America & is closest to Cape Hatteras & Cape Point fishing area.

Frisco - Several campgrounds can be found here, as well as 4x4 beach driving.

Hatteras - Large beach, 4x4 beach driving south of the village area, lots of shops & dining.

A Sample Listing of Parks in the Area

Eno River State Park
6101 Cole Mill Rd, Durham, NC 27705
(919) 383-1686

Umstead State Park
8801 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27617
(919) 785-2832

Raven Rock State Park
3009 Raven Rock Rd, Lillington, NC 27546
(910) 893-4888

Network South Inc
4501 Preslyn Dr, Raleigh, NC 27616
(919) 872-4711

Outer Banks Cheesesteaks
1159 Austin St, Corolla, NC 27927
(252) 453-0344

Goose Creek State Park
2190 Camp Leach Rd, Washington, NC 27889
(252) 923-2191

A Sample Listing of Van Tours in the Area

Hatteras Tours
PO Box 1300
Buxton, NC 27920
(252) 995-5671
   
 












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