Saturday, April 7, 2012

We love our tour groups and visitors!

The following groups are visiting the museum in 2017.  We are excited to have them visit!

May 8 - Fort Recovery Elementary, 3rd Grade
May 12 - Fort Recovery Car Club
May 15 - Coldwater Elementary, 4th Grade
May 18 - Coldwater Elementary, 4th Grade
August 17 -Versailles History Club

2016 Visitors
March 22 - Battlefield Staff Ride, John Winkler with group from Camp Atterbury, Edinburgh, Indiana
April 16 - Ohio State University-Lima, History class
May 1 - Cub Scouts, Lima, Ohio
May 4 - Fort Recovery, Ohio, 3rd Grade
May 6 - Home School Group
May 16-June 17 - Ball State University, Archaeology Field School Open House
May 17 - Celina, Ohio, Red Hat Group
May 18 - Jay County Christian Academy, Portland, Indiana
May 18 - Coldwater, Ohio, 4th Grade
May 19 - Coldwater, Ohio, 4th Grade
May 20 - Fort Recovery, Ohio, 6th Grade
May 20 - Parkway, Ohio, 4th Grade
May 23 - Fort Recovery, Ohio, 3rd Grade
May 27 - Franklin Monroe, Ohio, 4th Grade
May 31 - Ball State University, Archaeology Field School Open House
June 13/14 - Ball State University, Archaeology Field School Open House
June 27 - Western Ohio Tandem Tour
July 6 - Members Tour, TLC Learning Center, St. Marys
September 4 - Pulse/Lite Star Car Group
October 5, 6, 11, 13 - Celina, Ohio, 4th Grade
October 8 - Indiana University South Bend History Club
October 14 - Homeschool Consortium, Springfield
October 20 - Homeschool Consortium, Cincinnati
October 22 - Staff Ride
October 30 - Delegation from St. Marys, Ohio sister city Awaji City, Japan
 


 






Friday, April 6, 2012

Like us on Facebook! Photos, updates and more!

In order to keep our visitors and guests updated of all museum activities and events (and to post photos of recent events), we are now on Facebook. Visit us at www.facebook.com/fortrecoverymuseum .

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

NEW! Online Battlefield Tour Story Map!

Click here for our new online Battlefield Tour Story Map!  You can use the Battle of the Wabash and Battle of Fort Recovery Battlefield Tour Story Map on any computer, smartphone, or tablet.  This free on-line application can be used while you are visiting the battlefield and in conjunction with 15 new wayside exhibits (installation: November 8, 2018).  Or you can use the Battlefield Tour Story Map to get a feel for the battlefield when you are not able to visit.  We hope you enjoy this on-line interpretation of our history!

This Battlefield Tour Story Map is made possible, in part by the Ohio Humanities, a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this Story Map do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Additional support provided by the Fort Recovery Historical Society, Fort Recovery Museum, and Ball State University. Story Map created and designed by the Applied Anthropology Laboratories, Department of Anthropology, Ball State University.