Welcome to the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island.

Journey into the Waters of the Outer Banks and create an unforgettable student field trip. Plunge into the underwater world of alligators, river otters and sharks.

While you’re here, take your class on a fun-filled, self-guided journey through our freshwater and saltwater galleries, wetlands and the fantastic 285,000-gallon Graveyard of the Atlantic open ocean exhibit. The amazing array of sharks and fishes ensure a memorable visit for students!

For a list of daily public programs, visit our calendar of events. For a special class treat, sign up for one of the Special Activities school programs.

To register your group, contact our registrar Wendie Paramore at 252-475-2314,  Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.