Attractions in Emerald Isle, NC

 

If you are looking for something to do on Emerald Isle, NC, this section will guide you to festivals, a nearby aquarium and state parks. There's enough sun, sand, and surf for swimmers, boaters, cyclists, tourists and locals, alike. After a swim in the ocean take a walk or ride your bike on the four mile walking and biking path which is well-kept and popular.

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North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores

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North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores Emerald Isle AttractionsNorth Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll ShoresPLAY VIDEO1 Roosevelt Dr.
Atlantic Beach, NC 28512-0580 • map(252) 247-4003
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Experience the thrill of exploring sunken ships — without getting wet — at the North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores. Three shipwreck exhibits re-create the adventure of recreational diving off the North Carolina coast. Visitors also can feel the spray from a mountain waterfall, hold a crab, touch a stingray,...more about North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores

Theodore Roosevelt Natural Area1 Roosevelt Dr.
Pine Knoll Shores, NC • map(252) 247-4003

This little gem of woods surrounds the North Carolina Aquarium on Roosevelt Drive in Pine Knoll Shores and borders N.C. Highway 58 as it winds through Bogue Banks. Maintained by the aquarium staff and North Carolina State Parks, the 300 acres have extensive maritime forests ponds. The forest attracts naturalists, birders...more about Theodore Roosevelt Natural Area

 
 
 
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