Fort Recovery State Museum

Museum Happenings

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 ...read 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 i...read 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 Jubi...read more

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 was inspected in October 2015 with a 105 foot boom and an...read more

Stay updated with museum news and museum media links!

All 2015 newsletters from Museum Director Nancy Knapke are posted on the Newsletters link on the main menu of this page.  The first newsletter of 2016 will be posted in March or April!...read more

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