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Outer Banks Art Galleries

The Outer Banks is best known for sand and surf, yet it's also home to numerous delightful and unique art galleriesTake time to browse through the Outer Banks art galleries.Take time to browse through the Outer Banks art galleries. and studios. You'll find everything from high-end oil paintings to affordable handcrafted jewelry. Outer Banks art galleries often feature the works of local and regional artists. The stunning natural beauty of the coast seems to stir the creativity of local artisans - their work often reflects the inspiring surroundings. While on vacation, be sure to take time to browse through the eclectic Outer Banks galleries. Find a gift, a piece for your home, or just a special treat for yourself!


Sea Dragon Gallery
1240 Duck Road, Duck, NC 27949 (The Waterfront Shops)
(252) 261-4224
Selective American handcrafts are the focus at Sea Dragon. Offerings of jewelry, glass, pottery, oil paintings and watercolors are among some of the selections they have to offer.

Yellow House Gallery
1240 Duck Road - Unit 106, Duck, NC 27949
(252) 441-6928
Featuring an extensive collection of antique maps and antique prints, as well as modern artwork with a local, coastal flair. The modern collection now features even more local artist prints, as well as a new gallery room devoted to originals. 

Kitty Hawk

Absolutely Outer Banks
3708 North Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949
(252) 255-1606
Outer Banks inspired and locally crafted home decor, art, gifts and more.

Kill Devil Hills

Hang 12 Art
3105 North Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
(252) 255-2314
Hang 12 Art is a local gallery and open studio space offering art classes and painting workshops to all levels of experience.

KDH Co-Op Gallery
502 South Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
(252) 441-9888
KDH co-op is an artist operated gallery featuring works of art in oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastels, photography, ceramics, jewelry, fibers, collage, wood, pottery, glass, mosaic, and metal.

The Bird Store
807 South Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
(252) 480-2951
This wildlife gallery features antique decoys, carvings, prints, lighthouse art, collectible fishing and hunting gear, and more.

Nags Head

Glenn Eure's Ghost Fleet Art Gallery
210 E Driftwood Street, Nags Head, NC 27959
(252) 441-6584
Located in Gallery Row, the Ghost Fleet Art Gallery merges tradition with avant garde.  Paintings, collagraphs, drawings, and woodblock prints are on display.

Seagreen Gallery
2404 South Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head, NC 27959
(252) 715-2426
Seagreen is an independent family owned and run gallery that is filled floor to ceiling with things reconfigured and recycled from antiques, farm objects, barn wood, licence plates, antique bottles and windows, things from the sea and things from nature. The gallery also repurposes furniture.

Seaside Art Gallery
2716 South Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head, NC 27959
(252) 441-5418
Featuring the work of local artists, as well as more famous masters, like Picasso, Renoir and Chagall. Sculpture, porcelain and glass are also on display.

Roanoke Island

Andrus Gallery & Studio
Queen Elizabeth Street, Manteo, NC 27954 (The Waterfront Shops)
(252) 305-5411
Located in Historic Downtown Manteo, this is the gallery and studio of local artist Steve Andrus. Steve Andrus creates watercolors of harbors, sailing craft, and marine subjects.

Silver Bonsai Gallery
905 US Highway 64, Manteo, NC 27954
(252) 475-1413
Not only does the gallery house their uniquely handcrafted jewelry, but is also home to a wide variety of local and regional arts & crafts, and an impressive collection of Bonsai trees and supply.

Hatteras Island

Blue Pelican Gallery
57762 NC Hwy 12, Hatteras NC 27943
(252) 986-2244
Blue Pelican Gallery is a quaint Hatteras Island, North Carolina Gallery featuring the work of several local (Hatteras Island and North Carolina) artists who offer framed and unframed photography, hand carved and painted birds, jewelry, fine art prints, pottery, tiles, ornaments, candles, puzzles, scarves, CDs and more.

Red Drum Pottery
53561 NC Hwy 12, Frisco, NC 27953
(252) 995-3686
Aided by Archie the wood kiln, Red Drum Pottery offers functional stoneware, relief tiles, ornaments, mugs, bowls, plates, and vases.

Swell Art Gallery
50840 NC Hwy 12 Frisco, NC 27936
(252) 995-5181
Carrying a wonderful selection of unique local art, jewelry, and handmade, inspired by the beauty of the Outer Banks.