The Annual Historic Homes Tour scheduled for Sunday, December 9 has been canceled due to the weather forecast of high winds and rain.

We are working to reschedule the tour for next week, hopefully Friday December 14 from 4-6 pm. We will keep you posted!

The Local Shopping Day has been rescheduled for Saturday, December 15 from 12-4 pm so we hope to see you then!

Tis’ the season to order your 2019 Ocracoke Island Calendar!
The theme of the calendar is “A Step Into The Past” and it is full of vintage Ocracoke photos from the 1980’s
The calendars are $15.95 each plus $3.00 S&H so get one today! They will make GREAT Holiday gifts!
Buy here now or call us at 252-928-7375 to place your order


You can support OPS by purchasing items from our gift shop, donating, becoming a member of the Ocracoke Preservation Society,  or all of the above!
Give us a call at 252-928-7375 or e-mail us at info@ocracokepreservation.org, we’d love to hear from you!

Ocracoke Preservation Society
49 Water Plant Rd.
PO Box 1240
Ocracoke, NC 27960

Click here to easily donate to OPS. Thank you for your support! We hope to see you soon.


The Ocracoke Preservation Society (OPS) is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving Ocracoke Island’s rich historical and cultural heritage.

Our museum houses a collection of Ocracoke historical items, a research library, special exhibits that change each year, and a gift shop. The museum is open from mid-March through mid-December.

OPS organizes events throughout the year, including summer porch talks, children’s events, festivals, art auctions, a Wassail party, a winter historical house tour and more!