• STEP BACK
    IN TIME...


    at Whalehead...into an era
    of gracious mansions,
    hunting parties, a timeless
    Corolla Village and
    unforgettable people.

Whalehead


Whalehead

Interested in maritime history, art history or Corolla history? Tour Whalehead and discover how the Knights played a part in all of it. Inside the residence you’ll be exposed to many aspects of Art Nouveau and Arts & Crafts architecture and décor. In the exhibit gallery, visitors can see original documents and photos stretching back to the 1800s. 
Take the Maritime Heritage Boathouse tour and learn about boats used in Currituck sound and the methods used by hunters to catch waterfowl in the mid-1800s through the present. Whalehead charges admission fees for tours. Visiting the Museum Gift Shop is always available free of charge during normal business hours.