Fort Recovery State Museum

Museum Happenings

Monument Renovation!

The monument will be inspected in March with repairs and renovation taking place in June through September. The Ohio History Connection has set aside $125,000 in capital improvement funds for this more

Sunday May 3 Museum Opening Events!

Huge Prehistoric Indian Artifact Show, also 1790s Battle Artifacts and much more. Click "read more" for the day's agenda. more

2015 Schedule of Events and Speakers at the Museum!

Sunday May 3 - Museum Opening 2015.  Starting with a bang - cannon shot 12:00.
- Huge Artifact Show - on the lawn, under the tent and in the shelter house. more

Stay updated with museum news and museum media links!

The October 2014 newsletter from Museum Director Nancy Knapke has been posted on the Newsletters link on the main menu of this page.  This newsletter contains:

- Exciting News to more

Thank you patrons! 2015 Patron Form available now.

We would love to have you as a patron for 2015! (see patron form below)  Thank You all again for your faithful and generous support. Your contributions are used for improvements to the museum as more

National Park Service ABPP Grants Awarded!

The Department of Anthropology at Ball State University has been awarded two 2013 National Park Service American Battlefield Protection Program (ABPP) grants to continue its archaeological research more

Monument 100th Anniversary Re-Dedication Photos and Links - May 5, 2013

Fort Recovery Monument Park  In 1908, President William Howard Taft signed a bill that allowed for the building of a monument in Fort Recovery. The monument was built in 1912 more