memorialday

MEMORIAL DAY COMMEMORATION

May 31, 2021

A SOLEMN OCCASION

Join the staff and volunteers of Fort Meigs in honoring our nation’s fallen heroes. War of 1812 soldiers and civilians reenact camp life throughout the day. A special wreath laying ceremony takes place at 2:00 p.m. at the Fort Meigs Monument. The site is open from 12:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Schedule of Events coming soon!

EVENT HOURS

    Schedule of Events coming soon!

 

EVENT ADMISSION RATES

  • Adults: $10.00
  • Seniors (60+): $8.00
  • Students: $5.00
  • Ages 5 & Under, OHC members, U.S. Military Active Duty & Veterans: FREE

"Three rounds will be fired from the principal Batteries this day at 12 O'Clock in honor of our Brethren who have fallen during the siege."

~ General Orders, Camp Meigs
May 9, 1813

Photo credit: Adam Sakel