Weather Closure: Fort Meigs is closed Sunday, February 1 due to weather.

Fort Meigs

Ohio's War of 1812 Battlefield

Yesteryear's Essentials

April 18-19, 2015

A War of 1812 Material Culture Conference

Illustration of several officers conferring

Sharpen your impression at this year's Yesteryear's Essentials conference at Fort Meigs! Knowledgable speakers will present on various aspects of material culture of the early 1800s, including a Regency-era fashion show by Betsy Bashore! The conference kicks-off with merriment and diversion Friday evening with presentations all day Saturday and workshop on Sunday!

More details and registration information coming soon!

This day came in two brigades of pack horses laden with flour and iron...

~ Captain Daniel Cushing
March 2, 1813