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Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina: Wright Brothers First Flight

National Memorial preserves the spot where the Wright Bros. flew their first airplane on December 17, 1903.

1000 N. Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC
Entrance to the park is on the west side of US Hwy 158, five miles south of the Wright Memorial Bridge.
Daily 9-5 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Adults $4.00
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Wright Brothers first flight.

Wright Brothers First Flight

National Memorial preserves the spot where the Wright Bros. flew the first airplane on December 17, 1903 -- that is, if you don't believe the competing "first flight" claims in several other states. There's a small museum, a big monument, and a full-size outdoor bronze replica of the Wright's flimsy flying machine.

[James Peuster, 08/03/2015]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Backyard Pirate GiantBackyard Pirate Giant, Kill Devil Hills, NC - 1 mi.
Galaxy GolfGalaxy Golf, Nags Head, NC - 3 mi.
Wright Brother's Garage MonumentWright Brother's Garage Monument, Kitty Hawk, NC - 4 mi.
In the region:
Jerrassic Park and Aviation Museum, Virginia Beach, VA - 50 mi.

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