Lives of Consequence
Three exceptional men from Dayton, Ohio, Wilbur Wright, Orville Wright and Paul Laurence Dunbar, found their creative outlet here through accomplishments and failures, and finally success. However, these men offered the world something far greater, they offered the world hope, and the ability to take a dream and make it a reality.
Flat Wilbear and Friends
Explore Dayton's National Park with a flat friend. For a variety of flat rangers, wright brothers or a flat wilbear go to FOR KIDS page.Read More
Visitor Center Hours
Dayton's national park visitor centers are open 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Wednesday to Sunday. Closed Monday and Tuesday unitl March 3, 2014.Read More
Wilbear, the most interesting bear in the universe, has a LIKE page now.Read More
Gliding the "Wright" Way
Orville and Wilbur Wright conducted experiments from 1899 - 1902 that led to the invention of the first practical airplane in 1903.Read More
Places To Visit
Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park invites you to explore its five sites about the Wright brothers and Paul Laurence Dunbar.Read More
Dayton's Amazing Aviation Places
Race to Dayton's amazing aviation places, stamp your passport at seven locations and then receive a "Wilbear Wright" aviator teddy bear.Read More
Did You Know?
The Dunbar House in Dayton, Ohio, was purchased by Paul for his mother in 1903. On July 23, 1936, the Dunbar House became the first state memorial to honor an African American.