• Thursday, June 29th - Saturday, September 30th

Discover a bygone era of Hatteras Island beauty with this stunning collection of watercolors, photographs, and more, that will be on display throughout the summer season and beyond at the Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum.

The collection of pieces are diverse, and depict a myriad of Hatteras Island stories and landscapes that stem from local resident Dixie Burrus Browning and her extensive personal collection, which she graciously leant to the museum for this exhibit. Through the variety of works, visitors will learn an abundance about the Hatteras Island community, past and present, and will get to enjoy an inside look at a vibrant collection that highlights the local lifestyle. Pieces on display include stunning watercolors of the local scenery, vintage photography taken out and about on the island, and unique words and works from multiple generations of local natives. The Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum is open to the public Mondays through Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. until; 5:00 p.m., and visitors can stop by anytime to peruse this unique and decidedly local collection. From eye-catching watercolors to photos that capture the spirit of Hatteras Island and the Outer Banks, this extensive exhibit is sure to provide a little extra insight into the unique history of this coveted vacation destination.