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View of the mall from the Wright Brothers Monument
View from the base of the Wright Brothers Monument down at the memorial grounds.

National Park Service

 
Wright Brothers National Memorial is the place where Wilbur and Orville Wright spent years working on the mysteries of flight, the place where they first successfully flew, and the place where the nation commemorates and celebrates their historic achievement. Here, you can visit the locations where Wilbur and Orville Wright changed the world.
 
Marker of the fourth flight landing spot.

Flight Line
Visit the spot where the Wright brothers first took flight and the locations where they landed.

 
Reconstructed 1903 camp buildings

Reconstructed 1903 Camp Buildings
See a slice of what camp life was like for the Wright brothers.

 
Copper bust of Wilbur Wright and the Wright Brothers Monument.

Wright Brothers Monument
Visit the nation's commemorative monument to the Wright brothers' world-changing achievement.

 
Sculpture of the Wright brothers' historic first flight.

December 17, 1903 Sculpture
Place yourself within an artistic representation of that significant day.

 
Wright Brothers Visitor Center

Wright Brothers Visitor Center

The National Historic Landmark visitor center is open! Thank you for your patience while the building was closed for renovations and the installation of all new exhibits. We can't wait for you to come back and enjoy it!

Last updated: October 20, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Wright Brothers National Memorial
1401 National Park Drive

Manteo, NC 27954

Phone:

(252) 473-2111

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