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
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.
September 01, 2016
Generous gift to the N.C. Aquarium at Fort Fisher by Retired Chief District Court Judge Gilbert Burnett creates timeless legacy and enriches visitor experience.
August 31, 2016
Celebrate the Aquarium's 40th Anniversary in multiple ways including a day of games, demonstrations and science discovery activities 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17.
August 29, 2016
The North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher will offer programs tailored especially for individuals who are deaf or hearing impaired on Saturday, September 24, 2016.
August 02, 2016
The Aquarium will host its first Pokémon Go Event on Wednesday, August 10 from 6-8 p.m.
July 29, 2016
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