The Museum Building is temporarily closed due to significant & ongoing repairs from Hurricane Florence. Despite the challenge, our spirit is alive and well.

We remain committed to rebuilding and are continuing to host events and programming off-site.

Please follow along for updates and check our calendar of events for upcoming ways to participate.

MUSEUM HOURS

PLEASE NOTE THE MUSUEM IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED DUE TO REPAIRS FROM HURRICANE FLORENCE
Monday - Saturday 10:00am-5:00pm
Sunday 2:00pm-5:00pm
Willow Pond Loop Trail Hours: Dawn-Dusk

ADMISSION

Suggested Donation  |  $5
Museum Members, Students and Children  |  Free

LOCATION & DIRECTIONS

Anchoring the southern route of the Outer Banks National Scenic Byway, the Core Sound Waterfowl Museum & Heritage Center provides the Down East centerpiece to this nationally recognized corridor of cultural and natural beauty.

Our beautiful and welcoming facility is located adjacent to the Cape Lookout National Seashore Visitor Center with convenient access via the passenger ferry to Cape Lookout Lighthouse and Shackleford Banks. 

ADDRESS

Physical Address   |   1785 Island Road • Harkers Island, NC 28531
Mailing Address   |   P.O. Box 556 • Harkers Island, NC 28531
Morehead City Store | 806 Arendell Street, Morehead City