At Fort Raleigh:
The Lost Colony outdoor symphonic drama is offered during summer evenings from mid-June to mid-August at the park's Waterside Theatre.
Located within the park, The Elizabethan Gardens offers a year-round opportunity to enjoy 10 acres of flora as a living memorial to England's first New World colonists.
Nearby National Parks:
Cape Hatteras National Seashore: The northern entrance to the national seashore is approximately nine miles from the park.
Wright Brothers National Memorial: The site of the Wright brothers' first successful airplane flights is approximately 18 miles from the park.
Other Outer Banks Attractions:
Did You Know?
Before the 1587 colony of families, an English expedition of soldiers and explorers resided for nearly a year on Roanoke Island from 1585 to 1586. These men formed England’s first New World settlement, beginning a new chapter in the course of the world.