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Teach's Hole Blackbeard Exhibit

935 Irvin Garrish Highway, Ocracoke, NC 27960
+1 252-928-1718
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Really cool museum.

The museum tells the story of Edward Teach, aka Blackbeard. There are good displays, and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Moparfamily79
via mobile
Quick visit

Neat place to visit for 15-20 minutes. Quick walk through the exhibit and then walk through the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
jcraig10
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Chesapeake City, Maryland
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Teach's Hole Blackbeard Exhibit is a unique attraction devoted to all things "piratical." Since 1992, the exhibit and its pirate specialty shop have been a favorite destination for families visiting Ocracoke Island. The exhibit features a life-like recreation of Blackbeard, a weapons display, old bottles, original art, a pirate flag display, ship models, and interactive activities. As visitors leave the exhibit, they enter a one of a kind pirate specialty shop. Kids of all ages will enjoy Teach’s Hole!
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935 Irvin Garrish Highway, Ocracoke, NC 27960
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+1 252-928-1718
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The museum tells the story of Edward Teach, aka Blackbeard. There are good displays, and informative audible exhibits. A must for a pirate enthusiast!

Thank Moparfamily79
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Neat place to visit for 15-20 minutes. Quick walk through the exhibit and then walk through the gift shop. Unfortunately there were a bunch of kids in there being loud so it was hard to concentrate on reading some of the exhibits.

Thank jcraig10
Reviewed 22 July 2017

At $4 each for a 20 foot walk, this is only for the little kiddies. The gift shop had lots of pirate stuff, if you're into that. I wouldn't really bother with this one unless the kids were totally bored.

Thank jfwilder
Reviewed 21 July 2017

It was a quick and inexpensive place to see the highlights of Blackbeard's life. There were a few video's, some art work, and facts about his life along with some period pieces.

Thank lpennell2017
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Stopped in to learn about Blackbeard. Cute museum with mostly reading about Blackbeard and other pirate history. We learned a lot about Blackbeard. Very interesting. Would recommend this to anyone who is interested in pirate history.

Thank Sunny0807
Reviewed 8 July 2017

The exhibit here includes great info on the most famous pirate in NC history, Blackbeard. I just ask one small favor of you...please, if you have children, teach them to be respectful when they're in the exhibit. There is a short historical movie that plays...More

Thank VEE1225
Reviewed 5 July 2017

A little bit touristy but the museum is interesting and I learned quite a bit about Blackbird and other pirates. I was hesitant to visit, but glad I did!

Thank ZiggersVT
Reviewed 29 June 2017

It's worth it if you're interested in Pirate history of Blackbeard. Low cost admission , decent exhibits,good information. Nice gift shop. 15 min well spent

Thank Z8038OXdavidp
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We were staying in Radanthe. I'm not sure I would take the 45 minute ferry ride over just to see this museum. It was interesting. And if you have good luck, you might be able to see the wild mustang herd a couple of miles...More

Thank Patty H
Reviewed 31 May 2017

The Blackbeard Museum on Ocracoke was a fast, interesting attraction to visit. The owners have numerous artifacts and artistic depictions of Blackbeard / William Teach in numerous artistic media. The exhibit gives one a good idea of who Blackbeard was.

Thank pfafftonian
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