Category > Museums

Visitors to the Wilmington Area have a wide variety of interesting and educational museums to choose from. Many offer a glimpse of the history of the region, local artisans, and wartime memorabilia. Most area museums offer group and senior discounts and are open on holidays. Almost all museums are handicap accessible.
If you have children, be sure to check out the Wilmington Children’ Museum as well as the Cape Fear Science Museum, the Cameron Art Museum, and the Aquarium at Fort Fisher.
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NC Aquarium At Fort Fisher

The NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher is located in Kure Beach, NC. Visitors enjoy “The Waters of the Cape Fear”, as they take a journey down the Cape Fear River – from freshwater streams and swamps, to coastline habitats, to reefs and the open ocean.