Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park

16 South Williams Street, Dayton, OH 45402

Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park commemorates three important historical figures—Wilbur Wright, Orville Wright, and poet Paul Laurence Dunbar—and their work in the Miami Valley. The park is a cooperative effort between the National Park Service and several partners.

The sites are: The Wright Cycle Company Complex in Dayton; Huffman Prairie Flying Field within Wright-Patterson Air Force Base; The Wright Brothers Aviation Center at Carillon Historical Park; The Paul Laurence Dunbar State Memorial in Dayton; and Hawthorn Hill, the 1914-1948 residence of Orville Wright.

Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park is located within the National Aviation Heritage Area, an eight-county region in Ohio established as a National Heritage Area by Congress in 2004.

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