The NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores is fun, fascinating and a must see when visiting the Crystal Coast. TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel web site rated the NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores as the best aquarium in the state of North Carolina and placed it 12th over-all for the entire United States!
Located just 5 miles west of Atlantic Beach off of HWY. 58, the NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores features Sand tiger sharks, river otters, white loggerhead sea turtle, stingrays, jellyfish, sea turtles, saltwater and freshwater fishes. The aquarium has a total water volume of 430,000 gallons with their signature exhibit tank depicting a shipwreck holding a whopping 306,000 gallons!
Come see over 255 species of fish and animals with over 3,100 specimens to view.
Almost 400,000 people come to the Aquarium each year. Come find out what all of the excitement is about! Go to the NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores website for more information.
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