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Museum of Coastal Carolina

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  • Museum of Coastal Carolina
  • 21 East Second Street
  • Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469
  • 910-579-1016
  • Open Mon.-Thurs. 10-8, Fri. 10-5, Sat. 10-1:30
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Upcoming Museum Events

Aug
25
Mon
11:00 am Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Aug 25 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Help feed live sea stars, hermit crabs, sea urchins, burrfish, and other marine animals.  
3:30 pm Odyssey of the Sea Turtle @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Odyssey of the Sea Turtle @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Aug 25 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Odyssey of the Sea Turtle @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Members of the OIB Sea Turtle Protection Organization talk about the life cycle of the sea turtles that nest on our shores every summer. Learn [...]
6:00 pm Family Pirate Games @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Family Pirate Games @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Aug 25 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Family Pirate Games @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Families explore the museum together and play pirate-themed games. Craft activity for kids.
Aug
26
Tue
3:30 pm Megabites! @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Megabites! @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Aug 26 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Megabites! @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Learn all about sharks! Then search for shark teeth in the Museum’s outdoor fossil pit.
Aug
27
Wed
11:00 am Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Aug 27 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Help feed live sea stars, hermit crabs, sea urchins, burrfish, and other marine animals.  
3:00 pm Ocean Isle Fire & Rescue Program @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Ocean Isle Fire & Rescue Program @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Aug 27 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Ocean Isle Fire & Rescue Program @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
The Ocean Isle Beach Fire Department brings a fire truck and beach rescue equipment to the Museum parking lot, weather permitting.
3:30 pm Who Are You Swimming With? @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Who Are You Swimming With? @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Aug 27 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Who Are You Swimming With? @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
This is a fun and informative program where kids will learn how to play and swim safely in the water and enjoy the animals found [...]
6:00 pm Beachy Bingo @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Beachy Bingo @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Aug 27 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Beachy Bingo @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Bingo cards feature pictures of items found in the museum’s galleries. Prize awarded to winner.
Aug
28
Thu
3:30 pm Ocean Reef Explorer @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Ocean Reef Explorer @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Aug 28 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Ocean Reef Explorer @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Walk through the Museum’s dry aquarium, see life-size replicas of the marine animals that live off our coast, and learn interesting facts about them. Program [...]
6:00 pm Snakes Alive! @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Snakes Alive! @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Aug 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Snakes Alive! @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Matthew Bookout brings some of his snakes and other live reptiles for you to meet up close and personal. Learn to identify local species of [...]

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Ingram Planetarium

Ingram Planetarium Sunset Beach NC
  • Ingram Planetarium
  • 7625 High Market Street
  • Sunset Beach, NC 28468
  • 910-575-0033
  • Doors open at 10:30 Mon.-Sat.
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Upcoming Planetarium Events

Aug
23
Sat
11:00 am Legends of the Night Skies @ Ingram Planetarium
Legends of the Night Skies @ Ingram Planetarium
Aug 23 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Legends of the Night Skies @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
Legends of the Night Sky takes an imaginative look at the stories and legends about Orion, the great hunter of the winter sky.
1:00 pm Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium
Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium
Aug 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
When two children embark on a geology field trip, they are thrown into a fantastic voyage where they witness incredible geological wonders and learn the [...]
2:00 pm Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure @ Ingram Planetarium
Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adve… @ Ingram Planetarium
Aug 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
Journey 80 million years back in time to an age where mighty dinosaurs dominated the land — and an equally astonishing assortment of ferocious creatures [...]
3:00 pm Undiscovered Worlds @ Ingram Planetarium
Undiscovered Worlds @ Ingram Planetarium
Aug 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Undiscovered Worlds @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
This show explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Through the discovery of exoplanets – the hundreds of planets that have been [...]
4:00 pm Back to the Moon for Good @ Ingram Planetarium
Back to the Moon for Good @ Ingram Planetarium
Aug 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Back to the Moon for Good @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
Who will win the $30 million Google Lunar XPRIZE? Back To The Moon For Good tells the story of teams around the world that are [...]
5:00 pm Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Aug 23 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
This cutting-edge production follows a trail of energy that flows from the Sun into the interlocking systems that shape our climate: the atmosphere, oceans, and [...]
6:00 pm Laser Music Shows @ Ingram Planetarium
Laser Music Shows @ Ingram Planetarium
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Laser Music Shows @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
6:00 — Laser Vinyl, 7:00 — Pink Floyd: Dark Side of the Moon, 8:00 — Pink Floyd: The Wall (not recommended for young children)
Aug
25
Mon
11:00 am Legends of the Night Skies @ Ingram Planetarium
Legends of the Night Skies @ Ingram Planetarium
Aug 25 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Legends of the Night Skies @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
Legends of the Night Sky takes an imaginative look at the stories and legends about Orion, the great hunter of the winter sky.
12:00 pm What’s Up in the Sky This Week? @ Ingram Planetarium
What’s Up in the Sky This Week? @ Ingram Planetarium
Aug 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
What's Up in the Sky This Week? @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
Learn to identify planets, constellations, and stars that are visible to the naked eye at night this week in Brunswick County. Sky maps will be [...]
1:00 pm Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium
Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium
Aug 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
When two children embark on a geology field trip, they are thrown into a fantastic voyage where they witness incredible geological wonders and learn the [...]

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