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Oregon District, Dayton

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The Oregon Historic District is a neighborhood in Dayton, Ohio. The Oregon District includes one of the earliest surviving combinations of commercial and residential architecture in Dayton. Examples of Dayton’s architectural history from 1820 to 1915 line the brick streets and lanes in this 12 square block area. Styles range from Federal to Queen Anne. Excellent examples of late Victorian commercial and residential architecture illustrate both the entrepreneurial success and the increasing affluence of many Oregon merchants and residents. The district is populated with art galleries, specialty shops, pubs, nightclubs, and coffee houses.Historic districtIn 1974, Oregon was registered on the National Register of Historic Places, between Patterson Blvd. and Wayne Ave., north to Gates St. and south to U.S. Route 35, and Downtown Dayton (No. 75001506). City of Dayton Ordinance #24358-9.East Fifth StreetA popular local attraction, the commercial part of the Oregon District sits in between Patterson Blvd. and Wayne Ave. on E. Fifth St. More than 20 businesses currently thrive along this street from bars and restaurants to a government agency to a movie theatre and more. Popular locations include The Trolley Stop, a bar and restaurant frequently featuring local jazz and blues acts; Thai 9, a Thai and sushi restaurant; The Neon, a movie theater catering to foreign, independent, and limited-release art-house features; Wiley's Comedy Club; Blind Bob's; Ned Peppers; and 5th Street Wine and Deli.
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  • We made two trips to see historical sites in Dayton recently and came here to eat based on TA, for dinner at Thai Nine and lunch at Lily's, both of which were extraordinary. The area seems similar to ...  more »
  • Oregon district is an awesome place. There are a lot of unique shops here. There’s also a rich night life with several nice bars that all cater to different venues nightly. Always something to see and...  more »
  • There are just a few shops, but very fun to look. Unusual items for a fair price. Friendly people. We like to eat at Lily's when we are there. Go over to the second street market, it a lot of fun to s...  more »

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Modern hotels with both executive suites and standard rooms are conveniently located downtown. Just outside this area are family-owned bed and breakfasts, which have fewer rooms but an abundance of character. Both locations offer easy access to sites in the downtown area.
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