Fort Recovery State Museum

Museum Happenings

Ohio History Fund Grant Received to Fund Archaeological Investigation!

We were thrilled to receive an Ohio History Fund grant to fund an archaeological field school and ground-penetrating radar survey this summer on the grassy lot just north of Nature's Corner at the c...read more

2016 Summer Speaker Series Announced!

We are excited to announce our presenters for the Fort Recovery's Museum 2016 Speaker Series!

All presentations will be held in the Museum Meeting Room, 1 Fort Site Street, Fort Recove...read more

July 9 - St. Clair Run/Walk, Mercer Health 5K Challenge

This scenic 5K course runs through historic Fort Recovery. Cannon fire sends you off on your run past the museum, fort stockade, Monument Park and...read 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 ...read more

American Battlefield Protection Program grant awarded!

Archaeologists at Ball State University (BSU) were recently awarded a National Park Service American Battlefield Protection Program grant to plan and design 12-15 i...read more

Murals are coming to Fort Recovery!

The first of four planned murals has been started on the Trusty Woods building at the corner of Butler and Wayne Streets!  The subject of this mural is a nostalgic look back to the old time Jubi...read more

Stay updated with museum news and museum media links!

The March 2016 Newsletter is posted on the Newsletters link of this web site.  See this newsletter for updates on:
- 2016, A Very Special Year - The Quasquibicentennial - 225th Anniversary o...read more