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First Flight

Going around the First Flight Memorial makes me think of what can be achieved in the span of a... read more

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NC Kitty Hawk Century of Flight

This was almost passed. It is located near the visitor center. As I left the visitor center, I... read more

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All reviews the wright brothers visitor center national park welcome center aviation history worth a stop the outer banks gift shop in kill devil hills great history clean restrooms piece of history life size rest area wright memorial parking lot ranger
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Going around the First Flight Memorial makes me think of what can be achieved in the span of a human lifetime when we set our minds to it

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was almost passed. It is located near the visitor center. As I left the visitor center, I saw the sign and pulled into the parking lot. There is a nice marker with a path leading back to a circle of granite looking uprights with...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 20, 2018 via mobile

It was a journey beginning to reach U S. Flight was full. All nationalities eere there. The terminal staff was helpful. They arranged a wheel chair as requested. The baggage clearance was easy. The insulin injection supply was cleared by referring to higher authority, as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 18, 2018

The grounds were beatifully done with a few items of flight. The musuem is very interesting and tells the history of the Wright Brothers and their experimenting of the flight. There were a few hands on exhibits. However, the original plane the Wright Brothers flew...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank amysG8179GO
Reviewed November 14, 2018

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
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Reviewed November 12, 2018

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 November 6, 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 October 29, 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 October 24, 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 October 23, 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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October 9, 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.
June 25, 2016|
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Response from euphoricfocus | 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
Anthony K
March 31, 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