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.
SPEAKER SERIES 2013
Tom Crouch and The Strange Case of Gustave Whitehead -- June 24, 7 pmRead More
Enter Our Poetry & Photo Contest Today!
Let your inner poet or photographer out and enter our Aero Carnival photo and poetry contests today.Read More
New Visitor Center Hours
Summer hours for Dayton's national park visitor centers are now 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.Read More
Ranger programs every morning at 10:30 am this summer.Read More
Wilbear, the most interesting bear in the universe, has a LIKE page now.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
The Great Wright Brothers AERO CARNIVAL
SAVE the DATE for October 5, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. It's a family FUN weekend with lots of FUN activities.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
Dayton Aviation is a great place for kids! • Become a Junior Ranger • Make and take art • Learn about life with the Wright familyRead More
Did You Know?
The Wright Company, located near West Third Street in Dayton, Ohio, manufactured airplanes, engines, and accessories from 1910 until 1915.