The National Park Service makes every effort to keep the public informed about news events, accomplishments, employee recognitions, special and re-occurring events which happen within and around the units of the Park Service.
The National Park Service and Eastern National publish In The Park park newspaper, which provides visit planning information and contains articles on various resource-related topics. Copies of In The Park are available at the park's visitor center.
Wright Brothers provides news releases to local and regional newspapers; current and past news releases can also be found on the park website.
For all press inquiries, call the park's Public Information Officer at (252) 473-2111 or by e-mail.
Wright Brothers National Memorial is making use of social media to connect with you. Be informed of special events, learn more about the park's fascinating stories, and share your experiences with our online communities.
@WrightBrosNPS on Twitter to learn more about these aviation pioneers, learn about special events, discover happenings in the world of aviation, and stay in touch with what is going on at the park.
Wright Brothers National Memorial Facebook page and "like" us. Join the conversation and share your experiences as we post thought-provoking questions, share park photographs, delve into park stories, and keep you updated on park happenings.
Explore Wright Brothers National Memorial through the photographs available on the park's official Flickr site.
Did You Know?
On October 24, 1911, at Kitty Hawk, NC, Orville Wright established a new world soaring record in a 50 mile-per-hour wind of nine minutes and forty-five seconds. This remained a world’s record for 10 years.