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North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher is a wedding venue located in Kure Beach, North Carolina that serves the Wilmington region. They offer many gorgeous indoor spaces among aquatic animals at this aquarium for couples to host their beautiful wedding celebration. Couples should have no doubt that their friends and family will truly love and cherish a unique, special venue that they will remember for years and years.

Facilities and Capacity
Couples may host from 60 to 2,000 of their wedding guests for ceremonies, receptions, rehearsal dinners, engagement parties, and bridal showers at North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher. Couples and guests will admire and adore such a stunning setting wedding festivities. Beautiful, luscious gardens and exotic sea creatures are breathtaking backdrops for a wedding you or your guests will never forget. Guests may traverse through different exhibits with striking underwater views and enjoy what the aquarium has to offer. You and your guests may also view beautiful aquatic creatures as you all dine or dance at many different event spaces the aquarium has to offer. Whether your event is large or small, the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher would be honored to host your lovely event. Couples may also decorate event spaces to fit in with their vision.

Services Offered
North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher will do their best to help you enjoy your time at their venue. They offer wireless internet and allow couples to bring in outside vendors of their own choice. North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher will also provide linens and ample parking for guests and visitors. Because they want everyone to be able to enjoy their site and want couples to be able to accommodate all friends and family, they are a wheelchair accessible establishment.

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Reviews of North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher

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Sarah Sent on 05/24/2019
5 out of 5 rating

Memorable & fun

My husband and I hosted our wedding reception at the aquarium and our guests LOVED it. It was so much fun for our guests and their kids alike. We really appreciated
User2331774 Sent on 09/24/2015
5 out of 5 rating
BEST PLACE TO GET MARRIED! My husband and I absolutely adore the beach, and my favorite animal is a sting ray, so the aquarium was a perfect fit for us! Plus we both grew up visiting Carolina/Kure beach and it is so much better and a little quieter than surrounding beaches like myrtle....
The coordinater at the aquarium was more than helpful with anything I needed and even helped with a floor layout for my vendors 2 weeks before hand!
The aquarium is such a beautiful venue and my guests were never bored!
June Sent on 06/23/2015
5 out of 5 rating
This was such an awesome place to have our reception! I had many guests that don't dance a lot so they enjoyed it very much being able to look at all the exhibits. Keely was great to work with and I didn't find the rules to be very restrictive, she always had suggestions for how to work with them and none of them really changed our vision of our wedding. Being that the fee includes tables and linens we felt it was a great value for our money as well.
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