Graveyard of the Atlantic


The Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum to host 5th Annual ‘Holiday at the Museum’ December 12

HATTERAS, NC Nov. 30, 2015 – Join The Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum for “Holiday at the Museum” on Saturday, December 5 from 12 Noon to 5 p.m. Children and adults alike will marvel at Winter Wonderland train display by master model builder Charlie Klein. There will be a children’s […]


Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum: 2015 Calendar of Events – May 2015

HATTERAS, NC April 9, 2015:   On Stage: The Senateur Duhamel, Oil Lamp May 1-31 The Senateur Duhamel is a trawler that was sent over from Britain during WW II to protect convoys from German U-boats. The 165-foot ship met with disaster May 6, 1942. Visit the Museum to learn […]


REVISED: Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum to host Underwater Heritage Symposium: A Salute to Pioneers of Diving

HATTERAS, NC March 20, 2015 – The Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum will be hosting the 2015 Underwater Heritage Symposium that will showcase significant members of the diving community. The symposium will take place on April 10 & 11, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.   During the two-day symposium, […]


Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum to host Underwater Heritage Symposium: A Salute to Pioneers of Diving

HATTERAS, NC March 18, 2015 – The Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum will be hosting the 2015 Underwater Heritage Symposium that will showcase significant members of the diving community. The symposium will take place on April 10 & 11, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. During the two-day symposium, The […]


Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum 2015 Calendar of Events – April 2015

BEAUFORT, NC Feb. 12, 2015: On Stage: The USS Tarpon, Air Ventilator April 1-30 The USS Tarpon survived war and received numerous battle stars for her WWII service yet she met her fate in 1957 south of Cape Hatteras. View artifacts from this submarine, and discover her story while visiting […]


Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum 2015 Calendar of Events – March 2015

BEAUFORT, NC Feb. 7, 2015: On Stage: The Suloide, Door Handle and Plate March 1-31 The Suloide met its fate March 26, 1943 off Bogue Banks. The transport steamship was loaded with manganese and on its way to New York. Visit the Museum to see a door handle and plate […]


Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum 2015 Calendar of Events – February 2015

BEAUFORT, NC Dec. 22, 2014: On Stage: The Cassimir, Wall-mounted Engine Telegraph Equipment February 1-28 While built as part of the push to supply war ships, the Cassimir was not finished in time to see WWI action. Completed in 1920, she was sold and converted to a general cargo ship. […]


Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum 2015 Calendar of Events – January 2015

BEAUFORT, NC Dec. 22, 2014: On Stage: The Clythia, Masthead Light January 1-31 The Clythia was a large Norwegian bark that shipwrecked on January 22, 1894 near Wash Woods. Visit the Museum in January to view her masthead light and discover her history and the details of her stranding just […]


Rare Civil War artifact returns to Hatteras for permanent exhibit at Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum

HATTERAS, NC August 21, 2014 – Through the generosity of the Keith Family Foundation, the Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum has acquired the silk ensign from the USS Monticello.  It is one of only three silk naval flags from this period known to exist and is the only one with the name […]


Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum: 2014 September Events

HATTERAS, NC August 19, 2014:   Salty Dawgs: History and the Hatteras Island Ecology Part 1 September 2, 2 p.m. Meet and experience a presentation by Dave Kelmer, a resident expert on historic Hatteras ecology and changes made to the environment by European settlers. Free admission. Email: maryellen.riddle@ncdcr.gov. 252-986-2995, Graveyard […]