Dayton in Montgomery County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Dayton Masonic Temple
(Side B): The Dayton Masonic Temple was completed and dedicated on April 3, 1928. The building and grounds occupy eight and a half acres on the west bank of the Great Miami River. The firm of Herman & Brown of Dayton was hired to design this imposing building with its unique Grecian Ionic architectural design. Two hundred and fifty rooms and seven auditoriums, each with a pipe organ, are contained within the eight-story
Erected 2006 by Dayton Masonic Foundation
The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 12-57.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. 39° 45.92′ N, 84° 12.13′ W. Marker is in Dayton, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of Belmonte Park North and West Riverview Avenue, on the right when traveling south on Belmonte Park North. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 525 West Riverview Avenue, Dayton OH 45405, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of Dayton's First Electric Generating Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Newcom Tavern (approx. half a mile away); Steele High School Montgomery County Civil War Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Victoria Theater (approx. 0.6 miles away); Paul Laurence Dunbar (approx. 0.6 miles away); "The History of the World is the Biography of Great Men" (approx. 0.6 miles away); Charles F. Kettering (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Dayton.
Also see . . .
1. Dayton Masonic Center. A short history. (Submitted on December 28, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Details of the Marker. Includes additional photos of the marker dedication and the temple. (Submitted on December 28, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,629 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 2, 3. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 5. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.