Fort Meigs

Ohio's War of 1812 Battlefield

Admission Rates

General Admission

  • Adults - $8.00
  • Seniors (60+) - $7.00
  • Students - $4.00
  • Age 5 & Under - FREE
  • Ohio History Connection members - FREE
  • Reduced rates available November - March

Special Event Admission

Rates vary. Please call for details.

School Tour Admission

  • Students - $3.00
  • Chaperones - $3.00
  • Teachers - FREE

Hours of Operation

Daily

  • Wednesday - Saturday: 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Sunday: 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Closed Mondays and Tuesdays

Seasonally

  • Reconstructed fort open April - October
  • Visitor Center & Museum open year-round

Holidays

  • Closed holidays except Memorial Day & Independence Day.
  • Holiday hours vary. Please call (800) 283-8916 for holiday hours.

Thanksgiving

  • Thu, Nov. 23 - Closed

Christmas

  • Fri, Dec. 15 - Closed at 1:00 p.m. for staff party
  • Sun, Dec. 24 - Closed
  • Mon, Dec. 25 - Closed

New Year's

  • Mon, Jan. 1 - Closed

This day the Detachment from fort Defyance [sic] with 7 boats loaded with flour returned. John Vanderhorst departed this life about 4 PM and buried this evening.

~ Anonymous Private
Simonton's Co., Ohio Militia
June 19, 1813