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Love Grows!

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Visitor center

1572 Hammock Beach Road
Swansboro, NC 28584

GPS: 34.6710, -77.1429



  • September to May:
    8:00am to 6:00pm
  • June to August:
    8:00am to 7:00pm
  • Closed Christmas Day


  • September to May:

Open daily:
​8:00am to 5:00pm

  • June to August:

Open daily:
8:00am to 6:00pm

  • Closed Christmas Day


Ferry service is not available in the off-season. Please check back in the spring for the 2021 ferry schedule.





Love Grows!

Join us on the back porch of the Visitor Center where we will be making native plant seed bombs.  These botanical beauty bombs will create an explosion of flowers for you to enjoy later!

Seating is limited; REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED by contacting the park office: 910-326-4881.
Due to the Governor's new Executive Order social distancing is encouraged and face masks must be worn whenever social distancing of 6 feet can't be maintained.

Date of Event: 
Friday, January 22, 2021 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Start Location: 
Visitor Center Back Deck

Park Maps and Brochures:

Upcoming Events:

Monday, February 1, 2021 - 2:00pm
Sunday, February 7, 2021 - 11:00am
Monday, February 8, 2021 - 2:00pm