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Dayton Courthouse Square Park

Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great piece of history

Driving by on the way to the wineries and drove by this park. We turned around at the next street... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mesquite, Nevada
Historic Square and Gathering Place

Quick history of the Dayton area and a real life indian fort to corner. The square has a nifty band... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
McMinnville, Oregon
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“bandstand”(5 reviews)
“vendors”(2 reviews)
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402 3rd St, Dayton, OR 97114-9763
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Driving by on the way to the wineries and drove by this park. We turned around at the next street and got out and walked around. When we leave these places on our travels we always ask that the people were so small, how did...More

Thank 2013TravelinFool
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Quick history of the Dayton area and a real life indian fort to corner. The square has a nifty band stage right next to awesome toys. Bring your picnic or grab some food at the many resturants ringing the square. Nice day for a walk...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017

Imagine seeing one of the early Oregon Train Forts! Be sure to see how this building was used for multiple purposes including a territory prison!

Thank CLTierney
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Music and vendors setup on Friday night to go along with the car cruise in. They park the cars on the west side street of the park.

1  Thank jkoregon
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Cute park in the center on this tiny town with a nice playground for kids, a bandstand, and what looks to be the first jail???

Thank lisab0012017
Reviewed 22 March 2017

This is just your average small town park, but it really comes alive in the summer. Because its within walking distance on so many homes, lots of families come when the weather is nice to let the kids play and hang out. Since it's an...More

Thank sallyjonathan2000
Reviewed 19 September 2016

In the downtown, there is a piece of a old fort that was moved to the park in the early 1900s. Really interesting to see for the walls have holes cut into them for a rifle to shoot out. It is a really sturdy building,...More

Thank TellTruth2016
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Dayton pulls out all the stops every Friday night between June and August. In the town square, from 5-8:30 pm, there are vendors, musical groups performing and much more. As a gathering place in town, the locals and visitors enjoy the festivities in a small...More

Thank janetz
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Small park in the center of town. Small gazebo and large trees. Very picturesque! Reminds one of America a century ago!

Thank acielesz
Reviewed 21 October 2015

We had stopped across the street for breakfast at The Block House (a converted church building - very cool) and, after our meal, we took a quick stroll around the town square to work off some of the French toast and breakfast burrito we'd eaten....More

Thank MikeGPortland
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