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Teach's Hole Blackbeard Exhibit

935 Irvin Garrish Highway, Ocracoke, NC 27960
+1 252-928-1718
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A mini-museum

It was a quick and inexpensive place to see the highlights of Blackbeard's life. There were a few... read more

Reviewed yesterday
lpennell2017
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Midland, North Carolina
Fun little museum

Stopped in to learn about Blackbeard. Cute museum with mostly reading about Blackbeard and other... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sunny0807
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North Carolina
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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 yesterday

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 2 days ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 16 May 2017

The museum is interesting and well-done. The staff is helpful in providing directions and recommendations about hotels, restaurants, and things to do. The lady working there that day even suggested having our picture taken in front of Blackbeard... with eye patches. And she let us...More

Thank Fred W
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Teach's Hole might not look like much from the outside but if you are at all fascinated by pirates, its well worth a visit. The price of entry (one piece of eight...) is just right. Blackbeard is the star of the story and its well...More

Thank AKDut
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited Teaches' s Hole and found it interesting, informative and current on all the various theories about Blackbeard. They have accumulated some very interesting artifacts, prints, models, etc. Great gift shop for everything you need about pirates. We recommend it. If...More

Thank Jim C
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