Museums in Beaufort, NC

Find museums in Beaufort, NC. Listings include North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort, Friends of the North Carolina Maritime Museum and Carolina Coastal Maritime Adventures. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

  • 11/14/20
    On this day in 1851 the novel 'Moby Dick, or The Whale' by Herman Melville was published in the United States by New York publishers Harper and Brothers. It was previously published in England on Octo...
    > North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort
  • 11/13/20
    Fish Friday! Two 2020 catches certified as state records, both fish are also all tackle world records! Craig Thompson caught a 2lb 1oz creolefish in the Gulf Stream off Ocean Isle on September 1, and ...
    > North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort
  • 11/12/20
    Today's regularly scheduled Brown Bag Gam lecture will be available virtually. Please enjoy this previously recorded presentation on whales found along our coast by our Natural Science Curator Keith R...
    > North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort
  • 11/12/20
    On this day in 1908 the tug Hampton was caught in a gale and foundered 18 miles North of the U.S. Life-Saving Station Ocracoke. All onboard the tug made it safely to shore. The station keeper at Ocrac...
    > North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort