Fort Recovery State Museum

Museum Happenings

Sunday June 25, 3:00 - Presentation by Andy Hite, Site Manager of Johnston Farms (Piqua)

The second presentation of the 2017 Summer Speaker Series is scheduled for Sunday, June 25 at 3:00. Andy Hite, Site Manager of Johnston Farms will present: "Will the Real John Johnston more

July 22 - St. Clair 5K Run/Walk!

Sign up for The St. Clair 5K Run scheduled for Saturday, July 22nd at 8:30am! Download a form at, or go to and register online. A fort cannon more

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

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