Fort Recovery State Museum

Museum Happenings

One of a Kind Auction - Sunday Oct 19 - auction items are being posted!

Fort Recovery Historical Society's  One-of-a Kind Auction, Tickets $10, Appetizers and Drinks included.  Event held at the Palace Theatre/Auditeria...read more

Exciting News to Share – "Found – The Plans of FORT Recovery" , Sunday November 16, 3:00

In The Forts of Ohio by Gary Williams, these words are written (p.65): "No plat of the fort survives, but it was known to be a square design . . . ." AND for many years, we have been telling vi...read more

2014 Schedule of Events and Speakers at the Museum!

Sunday, October 19, 5:00  - Fort Recovery Historical Society's  ...read 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 ...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