• Ocean waters of Cape Hatteras National Seashore

    Cape Hatteras

    National Seashore North Carolina

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The National Park Service makes every effort to keep the public informed about news events, accomplishments, employee recognitions, and special and re-occurring events which occur within and around the units of the Park Service.

The National Park Service and Eastern National publish In The Park, the park newspaper, which provides visit planning information and contains articles on various resource-related topics. Copies of In The Park are available at all park visitor centers.

Cape Hatteras provides news releases to local and regional newspapers; current and past news releases can also be found here on the park website.

For all press inquiries, call the park's Public Information Officer at (252) 475-9034 or by e-mail.

Social Media

Cape Hatteras National Seashore is making use of social media to connect with you. Be informed of special events, learn more about the park's fascinating stories, and share your experiences with our online communities.

Follow @CapeHatterasNPS on Twitter to learn more about the stories of the park, discover special events, and stay in touch with what is going on at the park.
Visit our Cape Hatteras National Seashore Facebook page and "like" us. Join the conversation and share your experiences as we post thought-provoking questions, share park photographs, delve into park stories, and keep you updated on park happenings.

Explore Cape Hatteras National Seashore through the photographs found on our official Flickr site.

Follow @CapeHatterasNPS on Instagram to see what is happening at the seashore throughout the year.

Did You Know?

December 17, 1903 First Flight

Wright Brothers National Memorial, where Wilbur and Orville Wright flew the first powered flights on December 17, 1903, is only a few miles north of Cape Hatteras National Seashore. More...