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Carriage Hill MetroPark

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7800 Shull Rd, Dayton, OH 45424-1535
+1 937-278-2609
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Lots of fun!

We love going to Carriage Hill Metropark! Fun to walk there, see the animals, see the old cemetery... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2017
Tipp City
calm atmosphere

When we have visited this park we usually find that the people around us are calmly enjoying a day... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
Eliza W
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Farm life in the 1880s comes alive at Carriage Hill MetroPark. Visitor Center exhibits start the journey back in time while demonstrations, reconstructed and historical buildings, and even period farm animals paint the picture. There are also acres of natural beauty to enjoy and a horseback riding center.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good38%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“farm animals” (6 reviews)
“country store” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
7800 Shull Rd, Dayton, OH 45424-1535
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

We love going to Carriage Hill Metropark! Fun to walk there, see the animals, see the old cemetery and house. We love the walk to the ponds. Great place for all ages!

Thank MJ M
Reviewed 27 October 2017

When we have visited this park we usually find that the people around us are calmly enjoying a day at the park. We have taken small walks there and tried to fish there, too.

Thank Eliza W
Reviewed 8 September 2017

fun to ride the trails. Can rent a horse or bring your own. Trails are well maintained by the park district.

Thank Jada F
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Carriage Hill Metro Park in Dayton Ohio is a great place for a picnic along the water while watching the ducks. School mist already be in session, different dates to Canada as there was a class touring the historic farm.

Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 9 August 2017

All the employees and volunteers at Carriage Hill are knowledgable and so very nice! The farm is well kept, safe, informative, and FREE. We had a great time this past weekend with our children and our parents. There was supposed to be a threshing demonstration,...More

Thank Hoolya
Reviewed 8 August 2017

My kids always enjoy a walk around carriage hill park and the farm house area. They usually always have activities on the weekends from making ice cream or lemon aid to canning or baking. Animals to pet walk over the bridge and hike the land...More

Thank Ray S
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Would be very fun with kids... Great exhibits in visitors center as well. They have horse trails and walking trails. Some Trails you can take dogs on, some you can't. A fun stop if you're in the area.

Thank msquared023
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We took advantage of unseasonably cool, pleasant weather to walk the trails around the lake, meadows, pasture, & farm this week. This is one of my favorite places in the world, always serene, beautiful, clean, well preserved & updated. I have been visiting here for...More

Thank imahappy
Reviewed 24 June 2017

My wife the city gal loved the little lambs in the barn and just about everything else around the old farmstead. No, this isn't Willioamsburg, but Williamsburg is colonial Virginia- a different time and place. Carriage Hill intreprets daily life in rural Ohio in the...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We took our daughter to the horse riding center of the park for their pony rides and she loved it! The ladies working the pony rides were fantastic! Very nice, always smiling, and super helpful. You can also just walk around the horse barn to...More

Thank tibunifamily
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30 November 2017|
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Response from Jada F | Reviewed this property |
dont' believe so... Clifton Mill is fairly close they have a GERAT display...There is a residential plat who all homeowners use to decorage right before getting to Clifton Mills not sure if they all still do or not