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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BOO-ths for Halloween Event
Reserve vendor spots-reach thousands at annual Trick or Treat Under the Sea.
Home School Sea Turtle Program
Come face to face with a sea turtle with this hands-on educational program.
Party for Porpoise
Help save the vaquita with our friends in Topsail with Pints and Paint Aug. 31.