Greater Dayton Trip Planner
Welcome to Greater Dayton!
Based around Dayton, known as the birthplace of aviation and the home of the United States Air Force Museum, this metropolitan area is rife with historic sites, arts venues, scenic parks and shopping and dining opportunities. Boonshoft Museum of Discovery, Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historic Park, Dayton International Peace Museum, and Historic Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum are just a few of the attractions to visit while in Dayton. At the Kettering-Moraine Historical Museum in Kettering, visitors have the chance to see eight historic structures and learn about the history of the Wright brothers. Also in Kettering is Fraze Pavilion, host to over 50 festivals and events throughout the year. Beavercreek offers a wide array of shopping opportunities at the Mall at Fairfield Commons, which features more than 150 specialty shops, department stores and restaurants. Sycamore State Park, located just west of Dayton, is a popular location for hiking, fishing and horseback riding.