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“MUST DO!”

Ocracoke Preservation Museum
Ranked #5 of 28 things to do in Ocracoke
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Owner description: A tiny museum that features the history of Blackbeard, the 18th-century pirate.
Hagerstown, Maryland
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“MUST DO!”
Reviewed 27 May 2014

Start your visit here. Staff will give you all the info on what to do and help with any questions you have.

Visited May 2014
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English first
Western Ireland, Ireland
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255 reviews
89 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
“Interesting tibits”
Reviewed 16 May 2014

Every summer, I take the grandchildren to the Museum, always some interesting tibit's to see/read, about the past on Ocracoke Island. (BTW great little gift shop)

Visited August 2013
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Thank Kesh_grammy
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Ocracoke, North Carolina
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Amy Rocks”
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Amy who was the lady at the Museum was Very Nice and Knowlegable- gave us so much of her time with all our questions - we left there with much history - Great person and Great person to have there to help with us visitors. Thanks Amy. Lisa

Visited May 2014
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1 Thank mountaingirl09
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Lexington, North Carolina
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47 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Truly enjoyed !!!”
Reviewed 25 April 2014

This a wonderful place to stop during your trip !!

The staff was exceptionally knowledgeable and nice !!!

The museum is very well appointed, has several great video and nice exhibits.

Leave 1 -2 hours so that you can see and read everything. Also- leave a donation !! Its worth it.

Visited April 2014
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Thank Jennifer R
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Excellent Museum”
Reviewed 22 March 2014

These folks did their research! They really have done a marvelous job with a such a small museum! This is a great choice for taking people who would like a good, quick history lesson, without spending all day indoors! Plan on about an hour, and be sure to listen to the music in the gift shop as they are local musicians, and if you like it, ask for it! We really appreciated that it was open in the off season--apparently it had just opened that day (20 March)!

Visited March 2014
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Thank Rai Anne M
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