Water World is the Triangle’s headquarters for all your boating, marina, and scuba diving needs. We also book scuba trips. We are the largest dive shop in North Carolina with a long history of customer satisfaction. Water World opened in 1976 as a small scuba shop in Durham, North Carolina and added boats, boat service, boat parts, and marina sales in 1983. Today, Water World has a 5000 square foot retail space full of the latest scuba gear, boats, and marina accessories.