This national museum and birthplace of aviation is a popular destination for almost every traveler staying on the Outer Banks. Once you enter the 428-acre park you can’t miss the 60’ granite monument! These grounds also include markers showing where the brothers took off and landed their wooden glider. You can also check out the re-modeled visitor center/museum which includes a full-scale replica of the Wright Brothers plane and many more displays. Click the here to plan a trip to The Wright Brothers Memorial and see why nearly 500,000 travelers visit this memorial each year!