Operating Hours & Seasons

The Wright Dunbar Interpretive Center is OPEN seven days a week from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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Park grounds remain OPEN and accessible to the public during daylight hours, every day.

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Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park is a
five-unit park located in and around Dayton, Ohio.


 

The Wright Cycle Company Complex
The Wright-Dunbar Interpretive Center
Aviation Trail, Inc. Visitor Center and Museum

The Wright Cycle Company building
16 South Williams Street, Dayton, OH 45402
Main phone #: (937) 225-7705

During inclement weather, Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park follows the opening/closure decisions of Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. For up to date operating status information during inclement weather, visit the WPAFB Operating Status page. This information is updated daily. You can also call (937) 225-7705 for more information.


Closed on the following holidays: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.

Seasonal Hours of Operation:

 
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WINTER SEASONAL HOURS:

October through March

  • CLOSED on Mondays and Tuesdays

  • Open 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Wednesday through Sunday

 
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SUMMER SEASONAL HOURS:

April through September

  • Open 10:00 am to 4:00 pm every day.

 


Huffman Prairie Flying Field Interpretive Center

2380 Memorial Road, Wright-Patterson AFB, OH 45433
Main phone #: (937) 225-7705

Closed on the following holidays: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.

During inclement weather, Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park follows the opening/closure decisions of Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. For up to date operating status information during inclement weather, visit the WPAFB Operating Status page. This information is updated daily. You can also call (937) 225-7705 for more information.

Seasonal Hours of Operation:

 
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WINTER SEASONAL HOURS:

October through March

  • CLOSED Monday to Wednesday

  • Open 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Thursday through Sunday

 
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SUMMER SEASONAL HOURS:

April through September

  • Open 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Thursday through Sunday

  • Closed Monday through Wednesday

 


Dayton History at Carillon Historical Park

1000 Carillon Boulevard, Dayton, OH 45409
Phone #: (937) 293-2841
Hours of Operation:

  • 9:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Saturday
  • 12:00 noon to 5:00 pm Sunday
Closed on the following days: Thanksgiving Day, December 24 & 25 and New Year's Eve and New Year's Day.
 


Paul Laurence Dunbar House Historic Site
219 North Paul Laurence Dunbar Street, Dayton, OH 45401
Hours of Operation:

  • Open 10:00 am to 4:00 pm Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
  • Closed Monday through Wednesday

Closed on the following holidays: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.

  • Last tour begins at 3:30 pm
For more information call (937) 225-7705
 


Hawthorn Hill
For more information and tour reservations,
contact Dayton History at Carillon Historical Park at (937) 293-2841

Mansion tours and times:

  • 10:00 am and 12:30 pm Wednesdays and Saturdays

Last updated: July 18, 2021

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

16 South Williams Street
Dayton, OH 45402

Phone:

(937) 225-7705

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