The Outer Banks History Center is honored to showcase the history and traditions of men and women who have served in the US Coast Guard.
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The USS Tarpon survived war and received numerous battle stars for her WWII service yet she met her fate in 1957 south of Cape Hatteras.
Our new exhibit, With Love, Aleta, features a 1920s Ocracoke mail boat, in a richly illustrated exhibition that includes images of vintage postcards and modern day mail art.
Look at the wild side of the Outer Banks and learn how the flora and fauna of this island community are shaped and adapt to the natural processes of island migrations, barrier is
Get answers to all your questions about the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse. Cape Hatteras Light Station Museum Porch (20 min).