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Contact Us

You can reach us by phone at (910) 762-1669. If you would like directions or a map, click here. If you would like to know more about us, click here. If you are a teacher or an educator looking for educational materials, click here.

If you are a teacher or an educator and would like to schedule your free tour, email and be sure to include the word "Teacher" in your subject line. Warning: emails that do not include the word "Teacher" in the subject line may be filtered as spam.

To contact us about group tours, email with the word "group" in the subject line. Emails that do not include the word "group" in the subject line may not be correctly received.

Our Location

We are located where Orange Street meets the Cape Fear River in historic downtown Wilmington, North Carolina (between River and Front Streets). Enjoy the scenic atmosphere of horse-drawn carriages and trolleys while shopping and touring our neighboring attractions. Click here for directions.

The Serpentarium is open from 11AM to 5PM on weekdays and Sundays and from 11AM to 6PM on Saturdays. Hours may vary seasonally, so please phone for confirmation. All tickets are $9.00. Children under 2 years of age are free. Click here to find out about special group rates, class field trips, narrated educational tours and birthday parties with the chance to get up close and personal with a real live friendly snake.

Nearby Amenities

Hampton Inn

Enjoy the hospitality of Hampton without the hustle & bustle. Our Hampton Inn Wilmington - Eastwood, North Carolina hotel is situated halfway between the Atlantic Ocean and the historic Cape Fear River. Our guests can enjoy strolling on the Riverfront Walkway or walking white sandy beaches, all within a 5-mile ride in either direction. Choose from the Landfall location or Smith Creek Station.

Guide to Local Hospitality courtesy of the Hampton Inn

Visit the Historic Wilmington and Cape Fear Coast Visitor's Bureau For More Local Attractions