• Dayton's National Park

    Dayton Aviation Heritage

    National Historical Park Ohio


WDIC from street
For more information on all of the sites of Dayton Aviation Heritage NHP, click on the picture of Wright-Dunbar Interpretive Center as viewed from the plaza on Williams St.
NPS / Tom Engberg
State map with Dayton starred
Getting There
Visitors are encouraged to start their visit at either The Wright Cycle Company Complex/Wright-Dunbar Interpretive Center or the Huffman Prairie Flying Field Interpretive Center. Once arriving at one of the interpretive centers, visitors can receive directions to the other sites.

The nearest airport for scheduled passenger flights is Dayton International Airport. Other major airports within close proximity are Port Columbus International Airport and Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport. Nearby general aviation airports include Dayton Wright Brothers Airport, Moraine Airpark, and Greene County Airport.

Construction on I-75: The north and south bound EXITS for FIRST, SECOND and THIRD Streets are now closed. See below for alternative routes to our park or you can follow the designated detour.

The following ramps will remain open throughout construction and serve as primary detours to access downtown: Jefferson Street off U.S. 35, Main Street off I-75, Edwin C. Moses Boulevard off I-75.

The Wright Cycle Company Complex and Wright-Dunbar Interpretive Center is located west of downtown Dayton. From northbound I-75 take the Edwind C. Moses Blvd exit (Exit 51), turn right and head north. Turn left on Third Street and then left onto Williams Street. The park is immediately on your left at 16 South Williams Street.

The Huffman Prairie Flying Field Interpretive Center is located near the National Museum of the United States Air Force;at the intersection of State Route 444 and Kauffman Road. 2380 Memorial Road, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.

Public Transportation
The nearest Greater Dayton Regional Transit Authority bus stop to The Wright Cycle Company Complex is located at the intersection of West Third and Williams Street. There is no public transportation to the Huffman Prairie Flying Field Interpretive Center.

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