"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

Monday, September 1, 2014


"We are called to assist the earth to heal her wounds and in the process heal our own –

indeed, to embrace the whole creation in all its diversity, beauty, and wonder."

—  Wangari Maathai

Weds. - Sat 10AM - 5PM

Sunday - 1PM - 5PM

Contact Us:
Phone: 937.227.3223
Fax: 937.224-2713

What does peace look like for you?

Daily Peace Postcard

Waipio Valley, Big Island, Hawaii

(Photo credit: Patsy Ferrell,©2008, 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

Join us for our annual COOL SOUPS event on Friday, September 19 at 11:30AM at

Christ Episcopal Church.