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 […]

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 […]

Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum Underwater Symposium – September 5 & 6

HATTERAS, NC August 15, 2014 – The Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum is hosting an Underwater Heritage Symposium bringing together state, local and regional professionals in the diving and underwater archaeology fields. The symposium takes place at the Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum in Hatteras on September 5 & 6, 2014 […]

What's Happening This Weekend Across North Carolina

Culture Around Every Corner: July 24-27 RALEIGH, NC July 24, 2014 – An exploration of 18th century beer in Statesville, a look at the view 20 feet from stardom in Raleigh and a lively concert of indie folk tunes in Winston-Salem are just a few of the opportunities for fun […]

“The War Comes to Hatteras” A Civil War Exhibit at the Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum

HATTERAS, NC June 9, 2014 – “The War Comes to Hatteras” is an exhibit that features artifacts and documents spanning from across the country that is related to the Eastern North Carolina activities and actions during 1861-1862. The exhibit is focused around the Battle of Fort Hatteras and Fort Clark, […]

2nd Saturdays Fun August 11 at Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum

HATTERAS ISLAND – The Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum will showcase authentic North Carolina culture and heritage on Saturday, Aug. 11, in the third installment of the popular summer program “2nd Saturdays.” The Museum presents “Fishing” as the theme for the final 2nd Saturdays event for 2012, from 10 a.m. […]

Red Bull Storm Chase Coming to Hatteras!?!

The Red Bull Storm Chase has narrowed its short list of international destinations for the upcoming extreme wave/wind surfing window, and Hatteras has made the cut! The listing notes the “US East Coast” yet the marker is firmly planted on Cape Hatteras, and I have been in direct contact with […]

Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum July – August 2012 Calendar

Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum July – August 2012 Calendar 1st Mate’s Program Daily Children age 8-12 receive a “Certificate of Rank” and a “1st Mate’s Wristband” by doing a Museum Search and attending 2 programs or a Museum Search, one program and one written activity. Free. Details, (252) 986-2995 […]

Day Three, Saturday Wavesailing Action!

Day Three of the NNE spree took us to the south side as far as the south end of Ocracoke Island!  The swell was considerably smaller than Friday’s south side wrap, but there remained some fun set waves and perfect side-off wind direction on the south side of Ocracoke.  Ralph […]