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    National Seashore North Carolina

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  • Every Monday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly from 05/23/2014 to 09/01/2014

    Location: Ocracoke Visitor Center | Map Time: 2:00 PM to 2:30 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Ocracoke Island Visitor Center Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 252-475-9701

Ocracoke was a popular place for Blackbeard and other pirates during the early 1700's.  Find out why the island was so attractive to pirates and how the golden age of piracy dramatically ended here. (30 minutes)