Upcoming events

7th Annual Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum Underwater Heritage Symposium

diver holding flashlight swims over a sunken shipwreck

A diver explores the remains of the keel hull of USS Monitor.

April 2, 2022 • 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Join professional divers, underwater archaeologists, underwater photographers, and maritime historians for a day of presentations on Civil War shipwrecks, WWII submarine loss and research, underwater photography, and diving experiences. Click here for the day’s agenda and the speaker bios.

The program is free and open to the public. Reservations are not required. For more information, call 252-986-0723.


Facebook Followers Juried Photo Exhibit

April 2022-March 2023

The museum put out a call to our Facebook followers to share their favorite Outer Banks images and scenes. A jury selected their favorite photographs for the exhibit, and more than 100 will remain on display in the museum through March 2023. Images include land and seascapes, people, animals, and architecture. Visit the exhibit to celebrate the beauty and nostalgia of the Outer Banks — and to vote for your favorite for Best in Show. Best in Show winner will receive a special award.