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Oysters: Food, Filters, and Fun

A NORTH CAROLINA SCIENCE FESTIVAL EVENT

Come out to the park and join a ranger to learn about some of the biology, natural history, and the conservation efforts of these amazing shellfish.  You will get a chance to get a closer look at a live oyster straight from our marsh waters!  They’re not just good tasting… they are so important to coastal Carolina in so many ways!
 

Start Location: 
Visitor Center

Map of North Carolina

 

Contact

910-326-4881

hammocks.beach@ncparks.gov

 

Addresses

Park office

1572 Hammock Beach Road
Swansboro, NC 28584

GPS: 34.671, -77.1429

 

Hours

  • September to May:
    8:00am to 6:00pm
     
  • June to August:
    8:00am to 7:00pm
     
  • Closed Christmas Day
     
  • September to May:
    8:00am to 5:00pm
    daily
     
  • June to August:
    8:00am to 6:00pm
    daily
     
  • Closed Christmas Day
     
 
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