Fort Recovery State Museum

Museum Happenings

Make plans now for Fort Recovery's 225th Celebration, June 12-19 2016!

Stay up to date with the planning for Fort Recovery's 225th celebration to be held June 12-19, 2016!

FR 225 web site ...read more

Monument Renovation!

The monument will be inspected in March 2015 with repairs and renovation taking place in June through September. The Ohio History Connection has set aside $125,000 in capital improvement funds ...read more

2015 Schedule of Events and Speakers at the Museum!

All presentations in the Museum Community Room and free of charge.

Sunday, August 2, 3:00
Jack Blosser – “Fort Ancient” - Was it really a Fort? What was...read more

Stay updated with museum news and museum media links!

The July 2015 newsletter from Museum Director Nancy Knapke has been posted on the Newsletters link on the main menu of this page.  This newsletter contains:

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Thank you 2015 museum patrons!

A big thank you to our 2015 Fort Recovery Museum Patrons! Your generosity supports our activities, programs, and improvements to the museum. We appreciate and depend on your constant support. ...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