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Museum of Coastal Carolina

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21 East Second Street
Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469
910-579-1016
January 25 – May 19:
Friday & Saturday (10-3)
May 25 – September 3:
M-Th (10-7), Fri. (10-5), Sat. (10-1:30)
Directions
Map
 

Upcoming Museum Events

May
5
Sat
11:00 am Coastal Creatures – Storytime wi... @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Coastal Creatures – Storytime wi... @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
May 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Coastal Creatures - Storytime with Puppets @ Museum of Coastal Carolina | Ocean Isle Beach | North Carolina | United States
Families and children are invited to participate and learn more about our coastal creatures in this interactive program. Presentations include stories, songs, and hand puppets as well as a visit to our touch tank area!
May
8
Tue
6:00 pm STRAWS — A Film by Linda Booker @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
STRAWS — A Film by Linda Booker @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
May 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
STRAWS -- A Film by Linda Booker @ Museum of Coastal Carolina | Ocean Isle Beach | North Carolina | United States
The award-winning film  STRAWS is “Thought-provoking…raises important environmental issues and reinforces the positive effects of grassroots advocacy.” -Booklist Each day in the U.S. alone, we use over 500,000,000 plastic straws. What can we do to[...]
May
25
Fri
10:00 am Grand Opening: Augmented Reality... @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Grand Opening: Augmented Reality... @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Grand Opening: Augmented Reality Sandbox @ Museum of Coastal Carolina | Ocean Isle Beach | North Carolina | United States
Simply by moving the sand around in our new augmented reality sandbox, you can create different geographic formations — from mountains to valleys to river deltas to flood plains. Watch the water flow and collect over[...]
11:00 am Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
May 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina | Ocean Isle Beach | North Carolina | United States
12:00 pm Grand Opening of “At the Edges” ... @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Grand Opening of “At the Edges” ... @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
May 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Grand Opening of "At the Edges" & Reception with Artist Ruth Cox @ Museum of Coastal Carolina | Ocean Isle Beach | North Carolina | United States
Ruth Cox is a native of Myrtle Beach, SC, who received a B.A. in Art Education from the University of SC. She taught art for many years before becoming a full-time artist and muralist in[...]
May
28
Mon
11:00 am Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
May 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Touch Tank Feeding @ Museum of Coastal Carolina | Ocean Isle Beach | North Carolina | United States
3:30 pm Turtle Talks @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Turtle Talks @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
May 28 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Turtle Talks @ Museum of Coastal Carolina | Ocean Isle Beach | North Carolina | United States
6:00 pm Sneaky Lion Fish @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Sneaky Lion Fish @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
May 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sneaky Lion Fish @ Museum of Coastal Carolina | Ocean Isle Beach | North Carolina | United States
May
29
Tue
11:00 am The Ocean Clean Up @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
The Ocean Clean Up @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
May 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Ocean Clean Up @ Museum of Coastal Carolina | Ocean Isle Beach | North Carolina | United States
6:00 pm The Carolina Campaign During the... @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
The Carolina Campaign During the... @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
May 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Carolina Campaign During the American Revolution @ Museum of Coastal Carolina | Ocean Isle Beach | North Carolina | United States
Presented by Brett Riggs, a local historian, this program explores the Southern Campaign of the American Revolution. Although often depicted in literature as glamorous and romantic, militia leaders played a crucial role in the War[...]
May
31
Thu
11:00 am Shell Sleuths @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Shell Sleuths @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
May 31 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Shell Sleuths @ Museum of Coastal Carolina | Ocean Isle Beach | North Carolina | United States
3:30 pm Shark Hunt @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
Shark Hunt @ Museum of Coastal Carolina
May 31 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Shark Hunt @ Museum of Coastal Carolina | Ocean Isle Beach | North Carolina | United States

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🍷 Wine Fest 2018 is April 28 🍷

The Ocean Isle Museum Foundation’s annual Wine Fest fundraiser will be held on April 28, 2018 at the Museum of Coastal Carolina. Proceeds from the fundraiser benefit the Museum of Coastal Carolina in Ocean Isle Beach and Ingram Planetarium in Sunset Beach. The theme for the event, World of Wine, showcases the variety of wines offered around the world. For more information about Wine Fest, please look under our “Special Events” tab.
 

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Ingram Planetarium Sunset Beach NC

7625 High Market Street
Sunset Beach, NC 28468
910-575-0033
January 5 – May 19: 
Friday & Saturday (11:30-4:00)
May 25 – September 3:
Doors open 10:30 M-F, 12:30 Sat.
Directions
Map

Upcoming Planetarium Events

May
4
Fri
12:00 pm The Sky Tonight! – Live @ Ingram Planetarium
The Sky Tonight! – Live @ Ingram Planetarium
May 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The Sky Tonight! - Live @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
Find out “what’s up” tonight! Explore the planets, constellations, and other celestial events visible in the Carolina night sky.
1:00 pm Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
May 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
This show explores the inner workings of Earth’s climate system. With visualizations based on satellite monitoring data and advanced supercomputer simulations, this cutting-edge production follows a trail of energy that flows from the Sun into[...]
2:00 pm Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium
Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium
May 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
When two children embark on a Geology Field Trip, they are thrown into a fantastic voyage where they witness incredible geological wonders and learn the mysterious process that shaped our present-day continents. From roaming the[...]
3:00 pm Tales of the Mayan Skies @ Ingram Planetarium
Tales of the Mayan Skies @ Ingram Planetarium
May 4 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Tales of the Mayan Skies @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
With unprecedented realism, Tales of the Maya Skies immerses you in Maya science, art and mythology, using full dome digital technology to transport you back into the ancient world of the Maya. The feature movie[...]
7:00 pm Stars At Sunset @ Ingram Planetarium
Stars At Sunset @ Ingram Planetarium
May 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Stars At Sunset @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
Find out “what’s up” in the sky each month over the Carolinas! Weather Permitting, join us at 7:00pm on the first Friday of each month: September 8, October 6, November 3 and December 1
May
5
Sat
12:00 pm The Sky Tonight! – Live @ Ingram Planetarium
The Sky Tonight! – Live @ Ingram Planetarium
May 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The Sky Tonight! - Live @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
Find out “what’s up” tonight! Explore the planets, constellations, and other celestial events visible in the Carolina night sky.
1:00 pm Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
May 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
This show explores the inner workings of Earth’s climate system. With visualizations based on satellite monitoring data and advanced supercomputer simulations, this cutting-edge production follows a trail of energy that flows from the Sun into[...]
2:00 pm Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium
Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium
May 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
When two children embark on a Geology Field Trip, they are thrown into a fantastic voyage where they witness incredible geological wonders and learn the mysterious process that shaped our present-day continents. From roaming the[...]
3:00 pm Tales of the Mayan Skies @ Ingram Planetarium
Tales of the Mayan Skies @ Ingram Planetarium
May 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Tales of the Mayan Skies @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
With unprecedented realism, Tales of the Maya Skies immerses you in Maya science, art and mythology, using full dome digital technology to transport you back into the ancient world of the Maya. The feature movie[...]
7:00 pm Metallica Laser Music Show @ Ingram Planetarium
Metallica Laser Music Show @ Ingram Planetarium
May 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Metallica Laser Music Show @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
Listen to Metallica’s iconic music as colorful laser images are displayed on the Planetarium’s dome ceiling.
May
11
Fri
12:00 pm The Sky Tonight! – Live @ Ingram Planetarium
The Sky Tonight! – Live @ Ingram Planetarium
May 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The Sky Tonight! - Live @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
Find out “what’s up” tonight! Explore the planets, constellations, and other celestial events visible in the Carolina night sky.
1:00 pm Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
May 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
This show explores the inner workings of Earth’s climate system. With visualizations based on satellite monitoring data and advanced supercomputer simulations, this cutting-edge production follows a trail of energy that flows from the Sun into[...]
2:00 pm Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium
Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium
May 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
When two children embark on a Geology Field Trip, they are thrown into a fantastic voyage where they witness incredible geological wonders and learn the mysterious process that shaped our present-day continents. From roaming the[...]
3:00 pm Tales of the Mayan Skies @ Ingram Planetarium
Tales of the Mayan Skies @ Ingram Planetarium
May 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Tales of the Mayan Skies @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
With unprecedented realism, Tales of the Maya Skies immerses you in Maya science, art and mythology, using full dome digital technology to transport you back into the ancient world of the Maya. The feature movie[...]
May
12
Sat
12:00 pm The Sky Tonight! – Live @ Ingram Planetarium
The Sky Tonight! – Live @ Ingram Planetarium
May 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The Sky Tonight! - Live @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
Find out “what’s up” tonight! Explore the planets, constellations, and other celestial events visible in the Carolina night sky.
1:00 pm Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium
May 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Dynamic Earth @ Ingram Planetarium | Sunset Beach | North Carolina | United States
This show explores the inner workings of Earth’s climate system. With visualizations based on satellite monitoring data and advanced supercomputer simulations, this cutting-edge production follows a trail of energy that flows from the Sun into[...]

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