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Dayton Travel Guide
Welcome to the birthplace of aviation. A visit to this thriving metropolis introduces guests to many facets of the lives of the famous Wright brothers. Various museums and attractions, including the US Air Force Museum and the Carillon Historic Park, demonstrate the trials and triumphs of these two dedicated men and trace the development and evolution of the first legitimate flying machine, The Wright Flyer II. Though the history of flight is fascinating, Dayton's amiable environment, rich history, and eclectic culture compliment one another to make this an even more attractive place to visit. Visitors to the Sun Watch Indian Village will view indications of inhabitation that date as early as the pre-Columbian age. Additional areas not to miss include Downtown and the Oregon Historic District. Together, these two areas offer such appealing sights as the radiant Victorian Theatre, numerous dining establishments, contemporary shopping venues, and energetic nightlife scenes.