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Carillon Historical Park

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1000 Carillon Blvd, Dayton, OH 45409-2023
+1 937-293-2841
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Not only the Wright Brother's Plane

Was pleasantly surprised at the park. The Wright Brother's plane is only one exhibit. But the park... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Joe L
Memphis, TN
Very nice historic buildings and aviation museum

The historic park starts with a very good visitor center and animated history presentation that... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Mancos, Colorado
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1000 Carillon Blvd, Dayton, OH 45409-2023
+1 937-293-2841
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Reviewed yesterday

Was pleasantly surprised at the park. The Wright Brother's plane is only one exhibit. But the park goes into the history of Dayton industry and the city. The introductory "film" was 4 animated gentleman in the presentation. There are many NCR cash registers and the...More

Thank Joe L
Reviewed 2 days ago

The historic park starts with a very good visitor center and animated history presentation that explains the many innovative people that made Dayton such a hi-tech place. You learn about the National Cash Register company, Wright Brothers and many other creative companies. Then you can...More

Thank coloradocowgirl2016
Reviewed 2 days ago

A few years back in the winter we parked on the highway and walked over to see the covered bridge in the facility. The "Caretakers" basically told us to GTFO and not take any pictures.

Thank hawkedd
Reviewed 3 days ago

Here you can learn and view the fascinating history of the Dayton area. Things here will amaze you, Not only about Dayton, but about people, companies, and inventions which have influenced mankind across the globe. It is a great venue for all ages.

Thank walm1331
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This park features a number of building with examples of printing, bicycles, cars, transportation, and the Wright Brothers bicycle shop and 3rd Wright Bi-plane. Also a display of the massive flood in Dayton. In addition, the main building houses a museum of industry started in...More

Thank Bob J
Reviewed 3 days ago

Highlights the inventions and technology of the Dayton area going back to the 1800's. Showcases Dayton inventors and industry.

Thank 518nim
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Carillon Park is an excellent park and getting better all the time. Their major emphasis is on the history of Dayton Ohio and the many outstanding inventors an innovators. There is excellent coverage of the Wright Brothers even before their invention of the airplane. It...More

Thank 974carls
Reviewed 6 days ago

We loved the extensive, well displayed exhibits in the main building -- especially the beautifully displayed cash registers. ... Many of the exhibits were closed because it was Monday, but we learned a lot and enjoyed the print shop, bicycle shop and the 1913 flood...More

Thank Arlene A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an afternoon free. We are staying at the Marriott Courtyard and asked at the desk where we should go and the desk personsaid "Carillon". So without any knowledge we headed to the Park. We enjoyed walking through the park taking in the historical...More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Carillon is the perfect activity for a family day or just visitors passing through town. So much awesome history to keep you busy. Their collection of artifacts, buildings, and everything in between is so extensive - including one of the original Wright Brothers Flyers!!!! It...More

Thank kjm445
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Betty K
What are the hours and admission price?
December 17, 2016|
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Response from Kacee54 | Reviewed this property |
It is open 9:30 to 5:00. The cost is $8 for adults and $3 for children 3 to 17. Children under 3 free.
Is there bus and RV parking?
September 19, 2016|
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Response from Lasa88 | Reviewed this property |
There is plenty of parking but I don't think overnight RV parking. But daytime yes, definitely.
We are coming thru the area from Pa have a 5 lb little Yorkie dog that I keep in a doggie purse would we be able to bring her to the park. To warm for her in car
July 10, 2016|
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Response from udaytonmom | Reviewed this property |
You would have to contac the park for that answer