Press Room-NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher

FF-EXT-FrontWelcome to the NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher’s press room. Members of the media will find helpful information, fact sheets and more on this page.

Hours, Fees and Directions

Aquarium Facts and Highlights

Aquarium By the Numbers

Daily Program Schedule

Recent Aquarium News

Behind the Scenes Tours and Activities Calendar

Media: Please contact Robin Nalepa, Public Relations Coordinator, (910) 458-8257, ext. 211, to schedule a press visit, set up staff interviews, and answer questions about an event or exhibit. Please note the Aquarium may be unable to accommodate unscheduled or short-notice media visits.

Commercial and organizational photography and filming: Videotaping or photographing on Aquarium grounds for commercial use, for-profit purposes, not-for-profit organizations or enterprises, educational productions and student projects must be approved and scheduled by the Public Relations department. Auxiliary lighting, power cords, cumbersome equipment or other trip hazards are not permitted during operating hours. Activities must not impede access to exhibits or negatively affect visitors. Other guidelines apply – contact Public Relations for more information. Wedding photographers should check with the Special Events Coordinator.