Adult Education

Join us for a selection of programs designed for adult learners. To see what’s coming up and/or to register online, visit our events calendar. All programs are subject to NC State taxes • 10% discount for Friends of the Museum Family Membership and above

Salty Dog Saturday

crab dish with bread







Strictly 21 and older

Join the Maritime Museum for a short lecture on the history of seafood in the area, followed by a sampling of that week’s featured item. Classes held at the museum are BYOB, with cheese and crackers and veggies trays available. Not interested in BYOB? we will have water and hot tea to relax, laugh, and have a creative time! Classes are from 5:30-7p.m. and are $25 per person. Registration closes the day prior at 5 p.m.



Spring/Fall into History

Katy Menne, Curator of Education

15 years and older
Join us as we explore the natural and cultural history of our surrounding areas! Trips depart from NCMMSpt and include transportation and lunch. $40 per person. Registration closes the week prior at 5 p.m.

Aquatic Adventures

aerial of southport






13 years and older
Shove off into the water surrounding our beautiful county to learn about the habitats of aquatic animals, their impact on us and our impact on them! Register early for these classes! All classes are capped at 12 people unless otherwise notes. Arrive to NCMMSpt 10 minutes prior to scheduled time. Registration closes the week prior at 5 p.m.