North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island

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Welcome to the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island! Marvel at the largest collection of sharks in the state. Interact with scuba divers, see an alligator and touch the stingrays as you explore the “Waters of the Outer Banks.” Don’t miss our interactive, hands-on exhibit Sea Turtle Rescue and the Sea Turtle Assistance and Rehabilitation (STAR) Center. Plan your visit now!

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Directions

Located on Roanoke Island, 3 miles North of Manteo.
Street address: 374 Airport Rd. Manteo, NC 27954
Phone: 252-475-2300 or 800-832-3474  x4
GPS: 35.918N, 75.704W

Maps and Directions

Exhibit Galleries

  • Coastal Freshwaters
  • Wetlands on the Edge
  • Operation: Sea Turtle Rescue
  • Marine Communities
  • Close Encounters
  • Open Ocean
  • Oceans Revealed: Power of the Planet

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Aquarium Renovation Update

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