North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores

The North Carolina Aquarium is located in Pine Knoll Shores and offers a look at life “under the sea”. Large tanks offer a variety of marine species including fish, crabs, seahorses, lionfish and sharks. A sea turtle nursery is also featured along with an albino turtle named Nimbus!

Drive Time
25 min.
Distance from Hotel
14 miles
two bright striped fish in aquarium

Locals Recommend

“Dive into adventure and take a tour of North Carolina’s aquatic life. Talk with divers as they swim with sharks in the Living Shipwreck, featuring a WW II German U-boat replica.”

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Experience Beaufort North Carolina’s Attractions

Discover 300 years of Beaufort’s history and step back in time and experience some amazing local attractions during your stay.