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Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park

22 S Williams St, Dayton, OH 45402-8235
+1 937-225-7705
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The Wright Stuff

We spent a couple of days visiting most of the attractions included as part of this national... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ann D
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Bowie, Maryland
Interesting Visit

On a Sunday morning in October, we visited the Wright Cycle Company and Visitor Center (minus the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
warrenville111
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Warrenville, IL
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This is the location of the Wright brothers Wright Cycle Company building plus other related historical aviation sites.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good32%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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22 S Williams St, Dayton, OH 45402-8235
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a couple of days visiting most of the attractions included as part of this national historic site. Being pilots, the highlight for us was standing on Huffman-Prairie field where the Wrights tested the first practicable aircraft. I also highly recommend a stop at...More

Thank Ann D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a Sunday morning in October, we visited the Wright Cycle Company and Visitor Center (minus the Cycle Company - it was not open). The visitor center was very nice. We enjoyed learning about the history of Wilbur and Orville Wright - Kitty Hawk -...More

Thank warrenville111
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have been coming here for years - the amount of aircraft and history is second to none. Free admission, imax and simulators allow a lot of time.

Thank Haushold
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Very small, but very well presented displays of the Wright Bros. printing, bicycle and airplane businesses. No admission. Includes a Parachute Museum upstairs.

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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

I would recommend taking a ranger tour of the surrounding streets, for is it was very helpful to visualize Dayton in the days of the Wright Brothers. The ranger showed us the site of their house, several of their shops and other buildings related to...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

We watched the movie it explained it all. How exciting. Wow what the brothers had to go through . They never gave up even with all the hardships. The complex it all over the place, it also has an exhibit of parachute it was great.

Thank Penny F
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Best part was the parachute museum. The staff was great! Very clean. The parachute museum had some great exhibits.

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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

The Wright Brothers were amazing and tenacious inventors. This site celebrates these brothers and the cradle of practical air flight. The park rangers are informative, entertaining, and bring the site to life. Be sure to watch the 30 minute film and visit the Wright Cycle...More

Thank cdtleader
Reviewed 28 July 2017

There are sites all over Southwestern Ohio devoted to aviation history (you can visit a bunch of them and earn a teddy bear!). But this Wright bicycle shop, next to a very nice museum, is my favorite one. This is no replica, this is the...More

Thank Jeanette W
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I was in Dayton for a business trip, had the weekend off, and came across this site in TripAdvisor. Being an aviation and history buff, I immediately added this park to my weekend list. The core museum itself is a little small, but full of...More

Thank publius358
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