The City Of Aviation Dayton is sixth largest city of State Ohio. The city is also known as The Gem City. It is 63rd largest city of Unite States situated in Miami Valley and to the north of Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky. The city is famous for its Industrial, Astronautical and Aeronautical engineering and innovative work. It is the birth place of Wright Brothers Orville and Wilbur Wright. There are many worth seeing places in Dayton Ohio but most famous among them are as follows:
Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historic Park
This place is basically homage to the three great people which is Wright Brothers and Laurence Dunbar which are famous for their aviation works and Wright Cycle Company and Paul Laurence who is famous American writer. The main places of the historic park are Huffman Prairie Flying field, Hoover block Paul Lawrence Dunbar State Memorial and Wright Cycle Company Building. Main attraction of the place is First Airplane Wright Flyer 3. The park is covered in about 65 Acres and has 25 buildings in it.
Boonshoft Museum of Discovery
This place of Dayton Ohio is famous for children as it has many interesting things worth seeing for them. It has a Zoo, Planetarium and Observatory in it.
National Museum of U.S Air Force
This museum is the largest and oldest military museum of world. One gets knowledge about past discoveries of Aviation and sees large number of aerospace Vehicles and missiles at this museum.
Dayton Art Institute
The institute offers a large collection of permanent and temporary exhibitions. On the ground floor there are number of art sculptures of ancient times which are very unique and eye-catching. This place is better known as Dayton Museum of Fine Arts and was located in 1930 Italian style building which is registered on National Register of Historic Places.
America’s Packard Museum
The museum is an Art Deco type located in Former Packard Dealership Building and it is basically a historic place showing history of Packard Motor Car Company. It displays all the information about company and more than 50 vehicles of Packard Company.
Sun Watch Indian Village
Sun Watch Indian Village is also an archaeological park which is reconstructed from 2000 years old fort. This place is also noted under National Register of Historic places. The place is among best places for tourists and has set-up with picnic tables and other facilities for full enjoyment.
Wright Brothers Memorial
This place is basically for paying tribute to two great men of world’ History Wilbur Wright and Orville Wright who were residents of Dayton Ohio and were known for their invention of first Airplane. The memorial is built in a park on Wright Brothers hill just near the interpretive Center.
Other places for tourist visit in Dayton Ohio are PNC Second Street Market, Fraze Pavilion, University of Dayton Arena, Oregon District and many more. The main events of the place are Dayton Celtic Festival and City Folk Festival which are most celebrated occasions of Dayton. These festivals are centre of attraction for tourists and nearly 30,000 people come to enjoy this every year.