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A large boulder sits in a field with smaller, numbered stones in the background. Indicating where the first flights took off and landed.
The First Flight Boulder and the Flight Line mark the location where the first flights on December 17, 1903 took off and landed.

National Park Service

Wright Brothers National Memorial is located in the heart of the Outer Banks, a chain of barrier islands in eastern North Carolina. The memorial is located in the town of Kill Devil Hills, NC and is open every day of the year except December 25. For additional information or resources in planning your visit to the Outer Banks, please visit the Outer Banks Visitors Bureau.

Last updated: August 14, 2020

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Mailing Address:

Wright Brothers National Memorial
1401 National Park Drive

Manteo, NC 27954


(252) 473-2111

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