Trip Planner:   USA  /  Ohio  /  Dayton  /  Oregon District

Oregon District, Dayton

3.5
#11 of 18 in Neighborhoods in Ohio
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.
Put Oregon District into our Dayton day trip app and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
Source
map
Create an itinerary including Oregon District
Places to stay near Oregon District
Oregon District Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 3.5
200 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • This is a wonderful place for date night. Quaint shops and restaurants give it a really romantic feel. Also, the bars are great for adult night-life and the music is fantastic! Don't miss this!  more »
  • Incredible day for a walk in Dayton. Very warm, sunny, and dry. We walked through the District, crossed the Miami River a few times nad into downtown. There are many attractive homes to wander past.  more »
  • What a lovely district. I go to the local bookstore. I love it. Many local restaurants and a bookstore great for a day trip.  more »

Plan your trip to Dayton

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans to Oregon District by other users

15 days in Cincinnati BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, culture, relaxing, romantic, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, relaxing, romantic, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 32 days in Dayton BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 37 days in Cincinnati BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, relaxing, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: March, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Cincinnati BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Cincinnati BY A USER FROM BRAZIL June, culture, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in Dayton BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Dayton BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Dayton BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Ohio BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Dayton & Logan BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 2 days in Dayton BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Dayton BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, romantic, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, romantic, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans