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.
Wilbear, the most interesting bear in the universe, has a LIKE page now.Read More
New Visitor Center Hours
Starting Memorial Day weekend, both visitor centers for Dayton's national park will be open from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.Read 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
Ranger programs every morning at 10:30 am this summer.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
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 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?
Central High School, Dayton, Ohio 1891 graduating class. Paul Laurence Dunbar is first from the left in the back row. Orville Wright is fourth from the left in the back row.