"To preserve the best of our past...by improving the present...to create a better future."


The American Veterans Heritage Center (AVHC), is a non-profit corporation with an exciting mission. We honor the accomplishments of veterans while preserving a priceless piece of national and local history - the Soldiers Home located at the VA Medical Center in Dayton, Ohio. We invite you to take your place in history by helping us make this venture a success.

The scope of our activities include historic preservation projects, events, tours, and our annual Memorial Day event, the Patriot Freedom Festival. Click on EVENTS for the latest information, or read the latest edition of our quarterly newsletter, The Patriot.

Become a part of caring for the history of our Soldiers Home, our Veterans and our mission- your donation will help make all of this possible. Click here for additional details on donating.

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Copyright The American Veterans Heritage Center

Building 120
4100 W. Third St.
Dayton, OH 45428
P.O. Box 28098
Dayton, OH 45428
Monday through Friday
9AM to 3PM
or by appointment
Office: (937) 267-7628