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



2016 Events:


  • Saturday, August 27, 2016 4:00PM-7:00 PM

    Turn-of-the-Century Grotto Garden Party

    Stroll through the newly restored Edwardian garden while sipping a cool beverage and nibbling on foods of the era.

    Listen to the sweet sounds of a harp and a barbershop quartet.

    Have your souvenir photo taken in this verdant setting while watching artists at work.

    Meander around the ponds and grottoes just as our Dayton ancestors did and meet personalities of that era.

    Silent Auction and Guided Tours RESERVATIONS REQUIRED - click HERE


  • Sunday, November 6, 2016, 2:30 PM: Veterans Day 5K Run/Walk/Roll at the Dayton VA. Register on-line at www.keysports.net or click REGISTER for printable form.

    Thank You! All who came to our 12th annual Patriot Freedom Festival! It was a complete success thanks to the efforts of our many volunteers, reenactors, entertainers, and our VETERANS!


    LocationMailing AddressHours of OperationPhone Numbers

    Copyright The American Veterans Heritage Center

    Building 120
    4100 W. Third St.
    Dayton, OH 45428
    AVHC
    P.O. Box 28098
    Dayton, OH 45428-0098
    Monday, Wednesday, Friday
    9AM to 3PM
    or by appointment
    Office: (937) 267-7628
    Fax: (937) 267-7629