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Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park, OH

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Wright Cycle Company building
Wright Cycle Company building

The Wright Cycle Company building is a great place to learn about the Wright brothers' bicycle business.

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Wright Cycle Company building
Wright Cycle Company building

Wright Cycle Company building

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Paul Laurence Dunbar
Paul Laurence Dunbar

Paul Laurence Dunbar was an internationally known poet and writer.

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Paul Laurence Dunbar House
Paul Laurence Dunbar House

The Paul Laurence Dunbar House is the house Dunbar bought for his mother and where he spent his last few years before he died in 1906. For more information about visiting the home site of Paul Laurence Dunbar, call Carillon Historical Park at 937.293.2841.

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Huffman Prairie Flying Field Interpretive Center
Huffman Prairie Flying Field Interpretive Center

Huffman Prairie Flying Field Interpretive Center is open daily 9:00 am to 5:00 pm during the summer months and is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays from November 3 unitl the end of February. For more information call 937.225.7705 or visit www.nps.gov/daav.

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The Wright Memorial
The Wright Memorial

The Wright Memorial, dedicated to the Wright brothers in 1940 (Orville was there), is located at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Fairborn, Ohio, across from the Huffman Prairie Flying Field Interpretive Center. For more information call 937.225.7705 or visit www.nps.gov/daav.

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Wright-Dunbar Visitor Center
Wright-Dunbar Visitor Center

The Wright-Dunbar Visitor Center offers exhibits about the Wright brothers, Paul Laurence Dunbar, parachutes, and Dayton history. The center has a theather, conference room, and gift shop. The center is open daily during the summer from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. From November 3rd to the end of February the center is closed on Monday and Tuesday. For more information call 937.225.7705 or visit www.nps.gov/daav

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Bike-with-a-ranger tours
Bike-with-a-ranger tours

Bike-with-a-ranger tours take palce during the summer months. Visit www.nps.gov/davv for details, dates and time of tours.

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Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park

Three exceptional men from Dayton, Ohio, Wilbur Wright, Orville Wright and Paul Laurence Dunbar, found their creative outlet here through accomplishments and failures, and finally success. However, these...[more]

Address

Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park
16 South Williams Street
Dayton, OH 45402
Phone:(937) 225 7705
Email:Gregg_Smith@nps.gov

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