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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Yoga at the Aquarium
Rejuvenate at the Aquarium's yoga hour. Every Wednesday in February.
The world-famous Weeki Wachee Mermaids return for a limited time. March 1-4 & 8-11.
Mermaid Paint Night
Mix up a colorful night of mermaid fun at the Aquarium March 1 and 8!