Maritime Museum


Expanded Queen Anne’s Revenge Exhibit Opens at the North Carolina Maritime Museum

BEAUFORT, NC Jan. 22, 2015 – Blackbeard returns to the North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort as a newly expanded exhibit opens to the public on Saturday, January 24. The exhibit includes new artifacts from Blackbeard’s ship, Queen Anne’s Revenge and a new Conservation Laboratory. Staff members from the Queen […]


N.C. Maritime Museum at Southport Examines “Blockade Running: A Necessary Evil”

SOUTHPORT, NC September 10, 2013 – President Abraham Lincoln called for a blockade of all ports within the seceded states April 19, 1860. An exhibit examining the stealthy vessels and skillful captains who worked to circumvent that strategy will open at 6 p.m. Oct. 5, at the N.C. Maritime Museum […]


2nd Saturdays Fun July 14 at North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort

BEAUFORT – The North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort will showcase authentic North Carolina culture and heritage on Saturday, July 14, in the second installment of the popular three-part summer program “2nd Saturdays.” The theme for July is “North Carolina Whales and Whaling,” in celebration of the opening of the […]


N.C. Maritime Museum in Beaufort offers free Civil War program

BEAUFORT, NC – The North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort will offer a free Civil War program on Lieutenant Commander William Barker Cushing on Saturday, July 14.  Lead by historian and author Dr. Chris Fonvielle of the University of North Carolina Wilmington, the program will shed light on Cushing’s raids […]