Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum

Hours & Seasons

  • Seasons - Open Year-round
  • Hours - Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. April through thru mid-October and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. mid-October


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  • 59200 Museum Drive

    Hatteras,   NC   27943


The Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum is appropriately named for shipwrecks play a major role in the area history. Exhibits tell stories of major wrecks including that of the USS Monitor, Titanic, U-85, USS Huron, and Blackbeard’s Queen Anne’s Revenge. The coastal area also has a rich history regarding the Civil War, WW I and II, the War of 1812, SCUBA diving, fishing, General Billy Mitchell and the Cape Hatteras lighthouse, life-saving, and the hearty folk who reside by the sea. Visitors view artifacts related to the coastal history and culture. Visitors also enjoy a full range of year-round programs and events for people of all ages. Programs and free and open to the public.

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59200 Museum Drive
Hatteras NC 27943


Latitude: 35° 12' 22.5462" / Longitude: -75° 42' 15.4074"

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