Bringing the Beach Within Reach!

The Aquarium’s traveling Outreach programs bring fun, hands-on, educational activities to your classroom or event. Presentations can be adapted for all ages and for an array of different groups. Costumes, props, and LIVE ANIMALS make these programs entertaining, enriching and exciting for all ages! Outreach programs can put sea turtles, alligators, freshwater turtles, snakes, horseshoe crabs and other critters at your fingertips. Custom programs can be designed to meet the needs of any group or class.

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Watch for our traveling Outreach truck in your neighborhood!

NEW! Going the Distance
Enjoy Aquarium programs through Skype

Sea Turtles- Join the North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores in learning about the amazing journey a sea turtle must take and all the obstacles it could encounter. Explore the life history and adaptations of these threatened and endangered species. This program features an encounter with a live sea turtle, and includes a PDF packet of pre- and post-activities. The Sea Turtle distance learning program is appropriate for all ages; $50 per program. Watch for other Going the Distance Outreach programs coming soon.
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