Hatteras: Barrier Island Village Proud of Heritage


This fishing village was settled in the 1780s. In 1866 the Burrus family built its first grocery. The family still runs the Red & White store at the village center. The 1902 U.S. Weather Bureau, adjacent to the Burrus store, is now fully restored and open as a visitor center. Graveyard of Atlantic Museum tells maritime history. The village, a Preserve America community, has a walking/riding tour of historic homes, Civil War markers and an active harbor and docks Visitor accommodations and self-guided exploration are available year-round. The Hatteras Welcome Center is open daily 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. from March to December.


Village center is close to 57190 Kohler Road
P.O. Box 571
Hatteras, NC 27943


35.21940000, -75.69010000
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(252) 986-2203

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