Fort Recovery State Museum

Museum Happenings

Tuesday May 31 - Archaeology Field School Open House and Research Exhibit

A Ball State University archaeological field school (May 16 to June 17) is taking place adjacent to the Fort Recovery State Museum grounds. This field school is 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 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 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

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 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 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 more