21 East 2nd Street
Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469
Learn all about whales. See the Museum’s special summer exhibit, Herman the Sperm Whale. Herman is a fossilized skeleton of what appears to be an adult Sperm Whale. This massive fossil was discovered in 1992 by UNCW’s Dr. Jack Hall at the Aurora Fossil Pit and is believed to be 5 to 25 million years old.