"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can
use to change the world.~ Nelson Mandela
Our Mission is to inspire a Culture of Peace!

The mission of the Dayton International Peace Museum is to inspire a local, national, and international culture of peace through activities, exhibits, and events. We are nonpartisan and positive in our approach to peace. The core purpose of the Museum is education for peace and non-violence.  More info ...

Dayton International Peace Museum

208 West Monument Avenue

Dayton, Ohio  45402

Weds. - Sat 10AM - 5PM

Sunday - 1PM - 5PM

Contact Us:
Phone: 937.227.3223
Fax: 937.224-2713

What does peace look like for you?


Photo credit: Patsy Ferrell,©2014, Used with permission

Nonviolence Education
Sustainable Development
Respect for Human Rights
Gender Equality
Participatory Democracy
Open Communication
International Security

Visit the "Nonviolent Solutions to War and Violence" Exhibit on the

Main Floor of the Dayton International Peace Museum.

United Nations Declaration 
for a Culture of Nonviolence

Thursday, October 23, 2014 


“Peace, to have meaning for many who have only known suffering in both peace and war, 
must be translated into bread or rice, shelter, health and education, as well as freedom and human dignity."
Ralph Johnson Bunche (1904-1971)

Extended through Thanksgiving 2014!

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will help us pay for a recent large repair of our furnace and a new hot water heater.  THANKS for being a peace partner!

Congratulations to the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize winners, Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzay for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education.