The staff at Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park is committed to preserving the unique aviation history for the enjoyment of this and future generations. We work closely alongside Federal, state, local and private partners to accomplish our mission, and maintain close, positive relationships with our communities, area businesses, local citizens and many friends of the park.
Did You Know?
Orville, Katharine, and Wilbur Wright travel to Washington, D.C. in 1909 at the request of President William Howard Taft. The Wright brothers were presented with the Aero Club of America medal at a White House ceremony.