April 26, 2017
The Association of Zoos & Aquariums (AZA) announced that the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher was granted accreditation by AZA’s independent Accreditation Commission.
March 24, 2017
Join the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher for a spring home-school program on pollinators on Friday, May 5th from 9 a.m.-noon. This program, in partnership with Airlie Gardens, is the Aquarium’s first home-school session and was developed specifically with home-school families in mind.
February 28, 2017
N.C. Aquarium at Fort Fisher recognized its dedicated volunteers, including the Volunteer of the Year.
January 23, 2017
The world famous Weeki Wachee Mermaids swim at the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher in March for two weekends only, for their first-ever appearance in the state, March 3-5 and 10-12, 2017.
December 29, 2016
Employees at the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher recently honored two of their own for their contributions to making the Aquarium a premier attraction.
December 08, 2016
Staff at the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher are caring for five endangered sea turtles. The Kemp’s Ridley sea turtles were injured in a cold-stunning event in late November.
October 31, 2016
Two loggerhead sea turtles were recently released to the Atlantic Ocean after receiving care for more than a year at the N.C. Aquarium at Fort Fisher.
September 26, 2016
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North Carolina teachers are invited to visit the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher for the free Teacher Open House on Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016.