Member Benefits

The Council’s mission is “to identify and encourage historical and educational projects that have as their purpose the enhancement and preservation of the state’s maritime history and culture, and that create public awareness of that heritage.”

A few good reasons to join the Council:

  • You will be invited to attend the annual meeting that brings together some of the best and most active people involved in maritime research, archaeology, and museums.
  • You will connect with maritime cultural institutions in the Southeastern United States.
  • The Council’s website will list your institution with links to your website.
  • You will be in contact and communication with some of the best maritime historians and archaeologists in the Southeast.
  • You will help support efforts to preserve and make the public aware of the state’s maritime heritage and its importance.
  • You will be kept up to date on the “North Carolina Register of Historic Vessels” (coming soon)

So don’t delay — come aboard and join the North Carolina Maritime History Council today!