Free Admission Jan.18
December 31, 2015
The North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher celebrates Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with free general admission on Monday, January 18, 2016.
Martin Luther King Jr. Day is one of two holidays each year the N.C. Aquariums offer visitors free admission. The other day is Veterans Day in November.
Many area schools are closed for the holiday. Children ages 5 to 12 are invited to spend a fun-filled day at AquaCamp. Preregistration for the camps is necessary.
AquaCamp — Surviving the Wild
Date: Monday, January 18
Time: 8:30 a.m.–3 p.m.
Ages: 5–12 years old
Fee: $40 per participant
Campers discover the many ways animals survive in the wild, from camouflage to mimicry. Live animal presentations, crafts and aquarium activities are all part of this exciting program. Snacks are provided. Campers need to bring a bag lunch. Preregistration is required.
The Aquarium offers limited transportation to and from this camp from the Monkey Junction area. Limited space is available. An additional fee and preregistration is required.
Call (910) 772-0500 or click here to register online.