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Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education

#9 of 38 things to do in Corolla Features Animals
Currituck Heritage Park, 1160 Village Lane, Corolla, NC 27927
+1 252-453-0221
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A neat stop while visiting the lighthouse!

We stopped in after climbing the lighthouse and my children were thrilled with the animal exhibits... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
wildcatsu
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Oh no!

We do this every year! I really enjoy it! But so sad they took the water exhibit out! But kids will... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Natalie M
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Cooksville, Maryland
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Currituck Heritage Park, 1160 Village Lane, Corolla, NC 27927
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+1 252-453-0221
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped in after climbing the lighthouse and my children were thrilled with the animal exhibits. It's not a huge place but it's well kept up. Informative about the local area wildlife. There is a movie that plays and a room to wander through with...More

Thank wildcatsu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We do this every year! I really enjoy it! But so sad they took the water exhibit out! But kids will enjoy seeing the animals!

Thank Natalie M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place for the kids to visit and see what wildlife is around. It's just next to the lighthouse. While you are here, watch the movie.

Thank Eastcoast1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a rain day during our beach vacation, so my wife was looking for inside activities for the kids and she came across this. What a gem! The place is conveniently located, plenty of parking, great exhibits, great kids activities and it's free!! We...More

1  Thank TravelingGuyfromDC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good place to go on a hot summer day,air conditioned! Lots of things to see,lots of desplays of wild life and fish, short film. Very interesting information about outer banks wildlife.

Thank bjsmusic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our kids loved our quick visit to the center. They had a variety of shells and other items for the kids to look at and touch. They also had an exhibit about duck hunting in the center that was very informational. We noticed that there...More

Thank IRun2Eat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took my children here to participate in a class on Gyotaku- the Japanese art of fish printing. The class was short and sweet and my kids enjoyed it. We also checked out the exhibit area which was very interesting and informative about the history...More

Thank Adventureswithfam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a nice, well maintained center that gives you a brief understanding of the Outer Banks. Perfect for young children-things to touch and very limited displays. Watch the short video-it will give you all of the background knowledge of the area which will make...More

Thank Valerie F
Reviewed 15 July 2017

This is a great place to learn about the outer banks. It does not take very long to go through the center and they have a short informative film about the history of the OBX and hunting. Also, nice to be in AC!

Thank SAS-7
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The wildlife center was interesting and informative particularly if you are interested in hunting or fishing.

Thank sstoll9n
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