Whalehead in Historic Corolla, Corolla

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TripAdvisor
  • The self guided tour was very well done. Each of the 13 stations provided excellent information on this home built in the 1920's. This allowed us to tour the home in a small group at our own pace. The...  more »
  • We finally walked through this historic building. We didn't alow enough time there. We'll return next time when we've got more time to stroll through casually taking it in.  more »
  • This is a nice water front park that allows and is excellent for picnics and hiking. It was the first time for me to see people fishing from crabs off the piers over here (they used chicken drumsticks...  more »
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  • Beautifully restored, this is a must see! Great piece of local history. Small fee to enter ($7 per person I think). If you are into the history of the area, this should be included in your day. A self guided tour takes about 25 minutes or so.
  • I first visited the Whalehead Club in 1997 or so when it was open to the public but not yet restored, and it was enchanting even then. It was great to see it in its full glory. The audio tour was really interesting and engaging (I get bored with that sort of thing, typically), and included nice historical tidbits and sound effects. My boyfriend and I were so glad we took the time to see this beautiful place!
  • The guided audio tour is very nice and complete. The house is beautiful and the people working there are very friendly. They were beginning to decorate for Christmas the day we were there and I bet it will be a sight to see when they are finished.
  • Great tour. Beautiful piece of history. Definitely a must on your trip to OBX
  • A fantastic spot to take family pictures. It's also a neat park to walk around with families. We take our young kids here to feed birds and run around. The kiddos also love to watch locals catch crabs in the sallow water.