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March 02, 2015
Website Changes in Progress
As part of preparing for the 2016 centennial anniversary of the National Park Service, visitors to Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Fort Raleigh National Historic Site, and Wright Brothers National Memorial websites will soon see changes.

February 09, 2015
Fee Free Holiday Weekend on February 14-16
Wright Brothers National Memorial will be joining national park sites across the country in celebrating the Presidents’ Day holiday by waiving admission fees on Saturday through Monday, February 14, 15, and 16, 2015.

January 12, 2015
Fee Free Day at Wright Brothers on January 19
Wright Brothers National Memorial will waive entry fees on Monday, January 19, 2015 in recognition of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.

December 10, 2014
December 17 Celebration at Wright Brothers National Memorial
On Wednesday, December 17, 2014, the First Flight Society and the National Park Service will continue the tradition of honoring the accomplishments of Wilbur and Orville Wright at the 111st anniversary celebration of the first heavier-than-air powered flight.

November 07, 2014
Memorial Entrance Fee Proposed for 2015
Wright Brothers National Memorial is proposing to increase the entrance fee into the Memorial.

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