Things to Do in Manteo, NC: History Centers

History lives and breathes on the Outer Banks. See it preserved in Roanoke Island’s historic sites, and then head to the Manteo history centers to better appreciate what you learned. There, visitors will find things to do in Manteo, NC, that include displays of artifacts, information and interpreters available to delve deeper into the significance of natural areas, parks and museums inside old boathouses.

Roanoke Island Festival Park

History Centers in Manteo, NC
1 Festival Park, across from the Manteo Waterfront, Manteo
(252) 475-1500

Experience a new adventure in an old world at Roanoke Island Festival Park. This 25-acre historic site allows guests of all ages to experience first-hand what life was like for the first English settlers in 1585. Historic costumed interpreters are featured through Indian Town, the Settlement Site and the Elizabeth II ship to show and tell how the first settlers lived worked and played on... read more

Experience a new adventure in an old world at Roanoke Island Festival Park. This 25-acre... read more