Ocracoke Light was built in Hyde County, on Ocracoke Island, North Carolina in 1823 by Massachusetts builder Noah Porter. The lighthouse stands 75 feet tall.
Museums and History
The Outer Banks has several museums that features wildlife education, and cultural history, historic facts, and interactive activities. Roanoke Island provides many historical attractions for the whole family during the next Outer Banks visit. Here's a complete list of museums in the Outer Banks.
Teach's Hole Blackbeard Exhibit and Pirate Specialty Shop was established on Ocracoke Island in 1992. The Pirate Specialty Shop offers over one thousand items that relate to piracy.
Roanoke Marshes Lighthouse on the Manteo Waterfront. The lighthouse is on the Manteo waterfront, on the east side of Roanoke Island.