Carillon Historical Park

1905-Wright-Flyer-III-at-Carillon-Historical-ParkAdmission to Carillon Historical Park is $8 for adults 18-59, $7 for Seniors 60+, $5 for children 3-17 (Parking is free).

  • Open Monday thru Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday noon to 5 p.m.
  • Location: (Map It) 1000 Carillon Blvd. in Dayton, Ohio
  • Phone: 937-293-2841
  • Web: Click here

Carillon Historical Park in Dayton is a 65-acre campus with dozens of museums and countless artifacts showcasing the power of Dayton’s ingenuity and impact on the world in area’s of mechanical flight and other industrial innovations.

One of the stops in Carillon Historical Park is the Wright Brothers Aviation Center where more Wright artifacts are on display than in any place in the world. It features the 1905 Wright Flyer III —the only airplane designated a National Historic Landmark, the world’s first practical flying machine, and what the Wright brothers considered their most important aircraft.

Learn how Dayton earned its reputation as a city of creativity and innovation.