Our History


History & ResearchPrehistoric Artifacts

Our Prehistoric Room, located on the 2nd floor of the museum, contains over 1,000 artifacts representing all prehistoric eras from Paleoindian to Late Prehistoric. Our prehistoric artifacts are organized in chronological order by type of artifact, along with a timeline showing and explaining how people during that time lived and used the associated artifacts.

Section P - Fort Recovery State Museum

Fort Recovery

Historical Society

The Fort Recovery Historical Society (FRHS) was established in 1946. Our mission statement is "Remembering the past and promoting the future." Since the beginning, the FRHS has actively promoted our village's rich history and proud heritage. Since 1982, the FRHS has managed the Fort Recovery Museum and Monument.  If you are interested in joining the FRHS or want more information on our projects, please contact FRHS President Kim Rammel at (419) 852-0028.