Fort Recovery State Museum

Museum Happenings

Saturday May 6, Museum Opens for the Season!

We hope you can come visit us this summer!
May - Weekends + Memorial Day, 12:00pm - 5:00 pm
June through August - Daily, 12:00pm - 5:00pm more

Sunday, May 28, 3:00 - Speaker Jeremy Turner, "Life as a Shawnee in 1700s Ohio Territory"

We are excited to begin our 2017 Speaker Series with Jeremy Turner, a Shawnee Native American from Indianapolis. The Shawnees were the most prevalent tribe in our particular area, and under their war more

2017 Speaker Series!

2017 Speaker Series
Fort Recovery State Museum, Community Room
Presentations free to the public

Sunday, May 28, 3:00
"Life as a Shawnee on the Ohio Country Frontier" more

Battles and museum featured on!

Listen to Museum Director Nancy Knapke on! Thank you OhioPodcast for the opportunity and promoting Fort Recovery history! more

Mural Updates!

A Mural Update from Museum Director Nancy Knapke's August Newsletter.
1. The Jubilee Mural - Complete! Committee is pleased! Lots of great comments!
Thanks Tom Sanderell! more

Monument Renovation!

Renovation work started on the monument in mid August 2016 with bids accepted and actual work starting in late August.  It is expected that the work will be completed by mid more

Battle Research Page unveiled!

As part of a 2013 National Park Service American Battlefield Protection Program grant, the Applied Anthropology Laboratories of Ball State University, Department of Anthropology has created a more