EXPLORE. DISCOVER. ENJOY.
Make connections with the natural world at the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher. Feel the smooth skin of a gliding stingray. Climb along Adventure Reef. Talk with a diver swimming the depths with eels and sharks. Look an albino alligator in the eye. Wonder at baby sea turtles.
Discover aquatic wildlife at free daily dive shows and animal encounters. Explore more with behind-the-scenes tours, outdoor adventures and kid friendly camps.
See why visitors vote the Aquarium a top regional and national attraction each year.
Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
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Alligator Egg Hunt
The hunt is on at this annual event. April 8, 14, 15.
Campers explore nature and more June 19 to Aug. 11. Ages 5-16
5K RACE FOR THE PLANET
8 a.m. Sunday, April 23, Flat, fun and scenic. Seasoned runners and first-timers welcomed.