• Saturday, June 8th 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Visitors who have always wanted to explore the acclaimed North Carolina Maritime Museum can enjoy everything this landmark has to offer and miles more at the annual Museum Day. Held in early June, this event features a wealth of activities, games, music, and unique displays from opening to closing time, and is a fantastic opportunity to explore this museum, and the charming town of Beaufort, North Carolina, in depth.

Most all of the activities featured at the annual Museum Day center on life at the water, and visitors will enjoy a wealth of new information and discoveries, in addition to the regular assortment of artifacts, displays, and features that the museum is renowned for. The Museum Day takes place at Gallants Channel, which is an extension of the museum itself, and offers lots of things to do such as fishing with a cane pole in the neighboring waters, joining in an assortment of games, listening to live music, or just relaxing and enjoying the waterfront view. All activities and entertainment is free to the public, and membership to the North Carolina Maritime Museum will be available on-site. With so many ways to celebrate, the Museum Day is a prime opportunity to discover this gem or a destination to the fullest.