Things To Do

The Outer Banks isn’t just a fantastic beach vacation destination. The barrier islands that comprise this treasured North Carolina destination are filled with things to do that have been drawing visitors for decades. From incredible historical sites, such as the Wright Brothers Memorial to more active boating, fishing, watersports and golfing.

The Outer Banks also boasts 4 historic lighthouses, incredible cultural landmarks, and a collection of museums, natural preserves and refuges. Every visitor should take a day or two to explore the innumerable attractions that surround the beaches. Whether you’re a history buff, a nature lover, fisherman, sports nut or just want to scope out something new, the Outer Banks has dozens of attractions that will wow everyone in the family.