Dayton Heritage Day

Dayton Heritage Day

Sunday, May 26, 2024 | 12:00pm - 7:00pm

Location: Carillon Historical Park

Price: Regular Park Admission

Its an old-fashioned patriotic celebration! Explore exhibits and buildings while participating in hands-on historical activities. The day ends with a patriotic concert on the Town Greene by the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra.

Small-Scale Train Runs

Small-Scale Train Runs

Sunday, May 26, 2024 | 12:00pm - 7:00pm

Location: Carillon Historical Park

Price: $1.00 per rider

Small-scale train rides are available at Carillon Park during Heritage Day with the Dayton Philharmonic.

Carillon Park Railroad Rides

Carillon Park Railroad Rides

Monday, May 27, 2024 | 10:00am - 4:00pm

Location: Carillon Historical Park

Price: $5.00 per rider $12.00 All day pass

Experience the thrill of riding a replica 1851 locomotive as it takes you on a narrated circle tour of Carillon Historical Park's exhibit buildings. Available Monday through Saturday from 10am-4pm and Sunday 12pm-4pm.

Victorian Tea: Jane Austen Tea

Victorian Tea: Jane Austen Tea

Saturday, June 08, 2024 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Location: Patterson Homestead

Price: $50.00 - Non Members $40.00 - Members

Join us for an authentic three course tea service served by costumed interpreters and learn about the Patterson family.

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Victorian Tea: Jane Austen Tea

Victorian Tea: Jane Austen Tea

Sunday, June 09, 2024 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Location: Patterson Homestead

Price: $50.00 - Non Members $40.00 - Members

Join us for an authentic three course tea service served by costumed interpreters and learn about the Patterson family.

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Small-Scale Train Runs

Small-Scale Train Runs

Saturday, June 22, 2024 | 9:30am - 5:00pm

Location: Carillon Historical Park

Price: Regular Park Admission

Train rides are available at Carillon Park during Carillon Park Rail Festival.

Carillon Park Rail Festival

Carillon Park Rail Festival

Saturday, June 22, 2024 | 9:30am - 5:00pm

Location: Carillon Historical Park

Price: Regular Park Admission

Dayton History and the Carillon Park Rail and Steam Society are proud to present the 16th annual Rail Festival. Join us for: Free miniature train rides, live steam engines, model train displays, historical displays, fun for all ages, food and merchandise vendors.

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Small-Scale Train Runs

Small-Scale Train Runs

Sunday, June 23, 2024 | 11:00am - 4:00pm

Location: Carillon Historical Park

Price: $1.00 per rider

Train rides are available at Carillon Park from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm unless otherwise noted with weather permitting.

Carillon Park Rail Festival

Carillon Park Rail Festival

Sunday, June 23, 2024 | 11:00am - 4:00pm

Location: Carillon Historical Park

Price: Regular Park Admission

Dayton History and the Carillon Park Rail and Steam Society are proud to present the 16th annual Rail Festival. Join us for: Free miniature train rides, live steam engines, model train displays, historical displays, fun for all ages, food and merchandise vendors.

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Small-Scale Train Runs

Small-Scale Train Runs

Saturday, July 06, 2024 | 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Location: Carillon Historical Park

Price: Regular Park Admission

Train rides are available at Carillon Park from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm unless otherwise noted with weather permitting.

Settler Survival Camp

Settler Survival Camp

Monday, July 08, 2024 | 9:00am - 4:00pm

Location: Carillon Historical Park

Price: $215.00 - Non Members $200.00 - Members

Experience the Miami Valley from an early settler’s perspective. Participate in everyday chores and activities that enabled settlers to survive on the wild frontier.

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Settler Survival Camp

Settler Survival Camp

Monday, July 15, 2024 | 9:00am - 4:00pm

Location: Carillon Historical Park

Price: $215.00 - Non Members $200.00 - Members

Experience the Miami Valley from an early settler’s perspective. Participate in everyday chores and activities that enabled settlers to survive on the wild frontier.

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Settler Survival Camp

Settler Survival Camp

Monday, July 22, 2024 | 9:00am - 4:00pm

Location: Carillon Historical Park

Price: $215.00 - Non Members $200.00 - Members

Experience the Miami Valley from an early settler’s perspective. Participate in everyday chores and activities that enabled settlers to survive on the wild frontier.

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Small-Scale Train Runs

Small-Scale Train Runs

Saturday, July 27, 2024 | 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Location: Carillon Historical Park

Price: $1.00 per rider

Train rides are available at Carillon Park from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm unless otherwise noted with weather permitting.

Small-Scale Train Runs

Small-Scale Train Runs

Saturday, August 03, 2024 | 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Location: Carillon Historical Park

Price: $1.00 per rider

Train rides are available at Carillon Park from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm unless otherwise noted with weather permitting.

Victorian Afternoon Tea: Etiquette Tea

Victorian Afternoon Tea: Etiquette Tea

Sunday, August 11, 2024 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Location: Patterson Homestead

Price: $50.00 - Non Members $40.00 - Members

Join us for an authentic three-course tea service served by costumed interpreters and learn about the Patterson family.

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Small-Scale Train Runs

Small-Scale Train Runs

Saturday, August 17, 2024 | 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Location: Carillon Historical Park

Price: $1.00 per rider

Train rides are available at Carillon Park from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm unless otherwise noted with weather permitting.

Home School Day

Home School Day

Thursday, September 05, 2024 | 9:30am - 5:00pm

Location: Carillon Historical Park

Price: Regular Park Admission

Enjoy hands-on educational activities and programs, with a 4-D animatronic theatre, 30 exhibit buildings, costumed historical interpreters, carousel rides, and more!

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Antique Fire Apparatus Show

Antique Fire Apparatus Show

Saturday, September 07, 2024 | 9:30am - 5:00pm

Location: Carillon Historical Park

Price: Regular Park Admission

The Miami Valley Antique Fire Apparatus Association (MVAFAA) has partnered with Dayton History to present a family-friendly, educational day of fun and a display of approximately 40 pieces of antique fire apparatus.

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Victorian Afternoon Tea: Harvest Tea

Victorian Afternoon Tea: Harvest Tea

Sunday, September 08, 2024 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Location: Patterson Homestead

Price: $50.00 - Non Members $40.00 - Members

Join us for an authentic three-course tea service served by costumed interpreters and learn about the Patterson family.

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