Top Flight Fun in Dayton

Nowhere else in the world but Dayton can you see the collection of amazing artifacts, experience the authentic sites, and learn the complete and compelling story of the Wrights and the invention of manned, powered fight.  We've laid out some ideas to help you plan your trip in Dayton, the Birthplace of Aviation and So Much More!

Receive a Wilbear Wright Aviator Teddy Bear!

You could earn your very own Wilbear Wright Teddy Bear by visiting sites on the Dayton Aviation Trail!  
Tour a minimum of 8 of the 17 amazing aviation sites listed in this brochure. Receive a stamp at the one required site, Wright-Dunbar Interpretive Center, plus a minimum of 7 of the remaining sites to qualify for the FREE "Wilbear Wright" aviator teddy bear. 


*All sites are listed below Wright-Dunbar Interpretive Center is the first and required site, all the rest are listed alphabetically. 



Wright Brothers National Museum

Wright Brothers National Museum
The museum has more Wright artifacts on display than any other place in the world, including the original 1905 Wright Flyer III—the only airplane designated a National Historic Landmark.  OPEN!


Woodland Cemetery & Arboretum
Get a stamp at the beautiful, serene, and hilly Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum, the final resting grounds of the Wright family.

NAHA Boarding Pass

Discounts - National Aviation Heritage Area Boarding Pass

Now Boarding all parents, couples, veterans, and neighbors.  There has never been a better time to visit one of the National Aviation Heritage Area’s museums and attractions.  For a limited time, sign up for a free Boarding Pass and take advantage of discounts on admission, retail, theater experiences, and more. 



Huffman Prairie Flying Field
Take a short drive to experience the Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park Hufman Prairie Flying Field Interpretive Center and obtain another stamp.  Call ahead for opening status.



You’ve collected over 8 stamps and earned your Wilbear Wright Aviator Teddy Bear!  You may pick it up in person at the Wright-Dunbar Interpretive Center, or please mail your completed passport to:

“Wilbear Wright”  c/o Wright-Dunbar Interpretive Center
Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park
16 S. Williams St.
Dayton, OH 45402