Fort Recovery State Museum

Museum Happenings

One of a Kind Auction, auction item photos starting to be posted!

Photos of auction items can be seen at this Face...read more

Sunday August 17 at 3:00 – Native American Speaker, Jeremy Turner

The Delaware Indians, Then and Now!” is the topic of native speaker, Jeremy Turner on Sunday, August 17 at the Fort Recovery State Museum.


Turner is an enrolle...read more

2014 Schedule of Events and Speakers at the Museum!

Sunday, August 17, 3:00–  Jeremy Turner, Enrolled member of Shawnee Tribe, Oklahoma.  ...read more

Stay updated with museum news and museum media links!

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

- Coming August 17 - Nati...read more

Thank you patrons! 2014 Patron Form available now.

We would love to have you as a patron for 2014! (see patron form below)  Thank You all again for your faithful and generous support. Your contributions are used for improvements to the museum as ...read 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 an...read 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 and...read more