For Educators


The Museum offers many curriculum based programs. Other programs are available upon request.  To schedule your visit, call 910-457-0003, Tuesday through Saturday, between 9am and 5pm.  When you schedule please inform the museum of any special needs or requirements that are needed.  Click here for a program request form.  Please fill it out and return a copy to the museum at least 1 week prior to your visit.

For Pre-K through 1st Grade curriculum, click here.

For 3rd through 8th Grade curriculum, click here.

Southport Donation

Make a one-time donation specifically to the Maritime Museum at Southport. The Friends of the North Carolina Maritime Museum at Southport is a 501(c)(3) organization. Donors may deduct contributions as provided in Section 170 of the Internal Revenue Code. Financial information and a copy of its license are available from the State Solicitation Licensing Branch at 919-807-2214. The license is not an endorsement by the State.


Volunteers are needed for the great times at the Maritime Museums. Share your love of history, culture and North Carolina's well-loved coast.  Each Museum offers a wide variety of volunteer opportunities, from working with children to helping with events.