Photos & Multimedia
On December 17th, 1903 the Wright Brothers achieved their dream of flight. Since then, people from all over the world have come here to pay homage to that dream. Peruse some of the photographs of the place where the Wright brothers first flew and the visitors who come to experience this special place.
an official Flickr site (WrightBrosNPS), which you can follow to keep up with new sights and events from the seashore as we add to our photograph collection.
Explore the model at the Smithsonian X 3D Explorer website.
Did You Know?
In 1902, the Wrights made 250 glides in just two days and tallied more than 1,000 glides in one month. From the hills, they perfected the art of soaring and control of the aircraft.