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Wright Brothers Memorial

Go! Learn about the beginnings of controlled flight. Sit in on the lecture it really is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Gusthesaint
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Neptune, New Jersey
Worth the visit

We road our bikes from Kitty Hawk and appreciated the grounds, the monuments and the statues... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
BrendaW837
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Minden, Canada
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All reviews the wright brothers visitor center welcome center national park aviation history worth a stop the outer banks gift shop kill devil great history quick stop clean restrooms piece of history life size rest area wright memorial hill
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go! Learn about the beginnings of controlled flight. Sit in on the lecture it really is informative. Walk the grounds and/or take the guided tour. Learn more of America's heritage and the brilliant people that made controlled flight possible.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Gusthesaint
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We road our bikes from Kitty Hawk and appreciated the grounds, the monuments and the statues display of this piece of history. We weren’t interested in the museum so can’t comment

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful time with my high school friends at dinner reminiscing about all the great times we had in high school and all the crazy things we did..

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

The visitor center was under construction when we visited but that didn’t affect us too much. There was a lot of information available outside. There was a small camp setup similar to theirs and they had markers showing how far the glider went of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

A group of reviews were created to reflect our trip to the Outer Banks (IBX) that covers October 6 to October 13, 2018 We found this Kitty Hawk Monument to a Century of Flight sculpture after learning about this local well known artist from a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

We traveled to cabo the early part of October, went on Alaska Airlines, flight was nonstop from San Francisco, the plane was great free movies great crew,and soft landings. Not sure about the price, we did all inclusive with air.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

This is located across from the visitor center on a hill. It’s wheelchair accessible. Very nice and well thought out. A series of structures that tell the story of flight. Accomplishments from 1903 till 2003. Amazing how fast it went from the Wright brothers to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tim R
Reviewed 2 October 2018

first time visit, very informative and a splendid way to learn about flight and the struggles involved. wonderful experience

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mark o
Reviewed 29 August 2018

It's a nice place to visit for historical reasons, when we were there the full time museum was closed but still $40 for a car load. The ranger had a good informative talk and we climbed the hill to the monument, then toured the flight...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Scot P
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Truth be told: I went here on a very hot day, so I took pictures of all the pedestals and then read through them later. It was great being there in the midst of our flight history with a top-of- the- world globe at the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Travelingwoaclue
10 October 2017|
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Response from agober | Reviewed this property |
Not completed as of last summer. Was expected to be complete sometime this year. Check their website.
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tmaloney001
25 June 2016|
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Response from 306jordanc | Reviewed this property |
You can google the hours of operation and I would say it would take a good hour or so to take pictures and look and hike the hill
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Anthony K
31 March 2016|
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Response from Charley44 | Reviewed this property |
The Wright Bros. Memorial & First Flight is a National Park; there is a Ranger there. The Monument to a Century of Flight is located in a different place in Kitty Hawk, and is NOT a National Park or National Monument. SEE... More
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