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Museum of Coastal Carolina

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21 East Second Street
Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469
910-579-1016

Sept. 5 – Dec. 28, 2019:
Open Thurs., Fri., Sat. 10:00-3:00
Closed Nov. 28
Jan. 3 – May 16, 2020:
Open Fir. & Sat. 10:00-3:00
Addition open days Apr. 13-15
Closed Apr. 25 during the day
Directions
Map
 

Upcoming Museum Events

Nov
21
Thu
10:00 am Festival of Trees @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Festival of Trees @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Nov 21 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Festival of Trees @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
This year, the Museum of Coastal Carolina in Ocean Isle Beach is hosting a Festival of Trees. The trees will be displayed throughout the museum’s galleries from November 21 (soft opening) through December 14, 2019.[...]
11:00 am Senior Science @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Senior Science @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Nov 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Senior Science @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Challenge yourself to build a marble out of Legos. Use chemistry to understand the science behind dyes. Build bird feeders and home decor items with seashells and driftwood. These are just some of the activities[...]
Nov
22
Fri
10:00 am Festival of Trees @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Festival of Trees @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Nov 22 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Festival of Trees @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
This year, the Museum of Coastal Carolina in Ocean Isle Beach is hosting a Festival of Trees. The trees will be displayed throughout the museum’s galleries from November 21 (soft opening) through December 14, 2019.[...]
11:00 am Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Nov 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
At 11:00 on Fridays, help museum docents feed the live animals in the museum’s popular Touch Tank.
Nov
23
Sat
10:00 am Festival of Trees @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Festival of Trees @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Nov 23 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Festival of Trees @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
This year, the Museum of Coastal Carolina in Ocean Isle Beach is hosting a Festival of Trees. The trees will be displayed throughout the museum’s galleries from November 21 (soft opening) through December 14, 2019.[...]
11:00 am Stomp Rockets @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Stomp Rockets @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Nov 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Stomp Rockets @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
The mighty space rockets of today are the result of more than 2,000 years of invention, experimentation, and discovery. Join education outreach coordinator Keith Eades as he shows kids how to launch “stomp rockets” and[...]
Nov
28
Thu
all-day Museum is Closed @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Museum is Closed @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Nov 28 all-day
Museum is Closed @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
The Museum of Coastal Carolina is closed on November 28.
Nov
29
Fri
11:00 am Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Nov 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
At 11:00 on Fridays, help museum docents feed the live animals in the museum’s popular Touch Tank.
5:00 pm Holiday Night at the Museum Fund... @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Holiday Night at the Museum Fund... @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Nov 29 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Holiday Night at the Museum Fundraiser @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Holiday Night at the Museum is November 29 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm at the Museum of Coastal Carolina. This event is a fundraiser with special admission pricing. Tickets purchased prior to the event are[...]
Nov
30
Sat
10:00 am Festival of Trees @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Festival of Trees @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Nov 30 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Festival of Trees @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
This year, the Museum of Coastal Carolina in Ocean Isle Beach is hosting a Festival of Trees. The trees will be displayed throughout the museum’s galleries from November 21 (soft opening) through December 14, 2019.[...]

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From Nov. 21 through Dec. 14, the museum galleries feature holiday trees decorated by local non-profit organizations. The Grand Opening is on Holiday Night at the Museum on Nov. 29 from 5:00 to 8:00. This is a special fundraising event that includes holiday elves, a tree for children to decorate, holiday stories for children, food from the Dawg Wagon, Makai beer, wine, soft drinks, and live music provided by Opportunity Rocks. Pre-sale tickets are available on Oct. 1 for $30 (alcoholic) and $15 (non-alcoholic). Tickets at the door on the night of the event are $35 and $20.

 

 

 

Coastal Gallery now presents
“Timeless Moments” by Local Artist
V. Ryan (“Bunny”) Lauzon

 

SAVE THIS DATE!

April 25, 2020 is the date of our 2020 Wine Fest fundraiser.

 

 

Next Sandbar Lecture: Nov. 12 at 6 PM


Capt. Jacob Frick of the Ocean Isle Fishing Center discusses salt water fishing in the Ocean Isle Beach area. Capt. Frick has over 10 years experience saltwater fishing in the backwater surrounding Ocean Isle Beach.

 

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Click here for a printable Membership Application Form:  Membership Application Form

 

 

 

 

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Ingram Planetarium

Ingram Planetarium Sunset Beach NC

7625 High Market Street
Sunset Beach, NC 28468
910-575-0033
 
Sept. 5 – Dec. 28, 2019:
Doors open Thurs. & Fri. at 11:30
Doors open Sat. at 10:30
Closed Nov. 28
Jan. 3 – May 16, 2020:
Doors open 11:30 Fri.
Doors open 10:30 Sat.
Additional open days Apr. 13-15
Plan to arrive at least 15 min.
before show is scheduled to begin.
DUE TO SAFETY CONCERNS,
NO LATE ADMITTANCE
ONCE SHOW BEGINS.
Directions
Map

Upcoming Planetarium Events

Nov
21
Thu
12:00 pm The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
Nov 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
Get a live look at the sky tonight! Explore the planets, constellations, and other celestial events visible in the Carolina night sky.
1:00 pm Earth, Moon & Sun @ Ingram Planetarium
Earth, Moon & Sun @ Ingram Planetarium
Nov 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Earth, Moon & Sun @ Ingram Planetarium
With the help of Coyote and Native American stories, explore the relationship between the Earth, the Moon, and the Sun. Learn about moon phases, eclipses, constellations and more. Appropriate for adults and young children.
2:00 pm Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Nov 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Explore the inner workings of Earth’s climate system in Dynamic Earth, an ultra high resolution full-dome production narrated by actor Liam Neeson.
3:00 pm Two Small Pieces of Glass @ Ingram Planetarium
Two Small Pieces of Glass @ Ingram Planetarium
Nov 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Two Small Pieces of Glass @ Ingram Planetarium
Learn how the telescope helps us understand our place in space and expand our understanding of the Universe. This program explores the history of the telescope and the discoveries this wonderful tool has made.
Nov
22
Fri
12:00 pm The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
Nov 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
Get a live look at the sky tonight! Explore the planets, constellations, and other celestial events visible in the Carolina night sky.
1:00 pm Earth, Moon & Sun @ Ingram Planetarium
Earth, Moon & Sun @ Ingram Planetarium
Nov 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Earth, Moon & Sun @ Ingram Planetarium
With the help of Coyote and Native American stories, explore the relationship between the Earth, the Moon, and the Sun. Learn about moon phases, eclipses, constellations and more. Appropriate for adults and young children.
2:00 pm Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Nov 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Explore the inner workings of Earth’s climate system in Dynamic Earth, an ultra high resolution full-dome production narrated by actor Liam Neeson.
3:00 pm Two Small Pieces of Glass @ Ingram Planetarium
Two Small Pieces of Glass @ Ingram Planetarium
Nov 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Two Small Pieces of Glass @ Ingram Planetarium
Learn how the telescope helps us understand our place in space and expand our understanding of the Universe. This program explores the history of the telescope and the discoveries this wonderful tool has made.
Nov
23
Sat
11:00 am Accidental Astronaut @ Ingram Planetarium
Accidental Astronaut @ Ingram Planetarium
Nov 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Accidental Astronaut @ Ingram Planetarium
Follow the animated adventures of Cy, Annie, and their dog Armstrong as they embark on an unexpected journey into space! Explore the Earth, Sun, and Moon with a wise-cracking spaceship computer. See an asteroid crash[...]
12:00 pm The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
Nov 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The Sky Tonight @ Ingram Planetarium
Get a live look at the sky tonight! Explore the planets, constellations, and other celestial events visible in the Carolina night sky.
1:00 pm Earth, Moon & Sun @ Ingram Planetarium
Earth, Moon & Sun @ Ingram Planetarium
Nov 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Earth, Moon & Sun @ Ingram Planetarium
With the help of Coyote and Native American stories, explore the relationship between the Earth, the Moon, and the Sun. Learn about moon phases, eclipses, constellations and more. Appropriate for adults and young children.

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