Nearby Attractions

A stretch of sandy beach in Cape Hatteras National Seashore
A stretch of sandy beach in Cape Hatteras National Seashore

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Cape Hatteras National Seashore
Cape Hatteras National Seashore begins roughly 10 miles south of the memorial. Stretching southward for 70 miles, these narrow, sandy islands provide a wide variety of recreational opportunities.




 
Part of the earthwork visible in the woods of Fort Raleigh National Historic Site
Part of the earthwork visible in the woods of Fort Raleigh National Historic Site

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Fort Raleigh National Historic Site

Fort Raleigh National Historic Site, located on Roanoke Island about 17 miles southwest of the memorial, may be reached via US 64/264. This is the site of England's unsuccessful first attempt to colonize the North American continent. Sir Walter Raleigh's settlement disappeared shortly after its establishment and is known as the Lost Colony.

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Mailing Address:

Wright Brothers National Memorial
1401 National Park Drive

Manteo, NC 27954

Phone:

(252) 473-2111
The phone number for general information and inquiries about the park.

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