Discover Ohio’s role in the War of 1812 at one of America’s largest reconstructed log forts.
On this walking tour, you’ll learn how British and Canadian troops, assisted by a confederation of American Indians under Tecumseh, besieged the fort twice. Explore how the 10-acre log garrison, with seven blockhouses and five emplacements presented a formidable defense and earned the nickname “the Gibraltar of the Northwest”. Experience the war at this National Historic Landmark through soldiers’ letters and diaries. This family-friendly tour is a must for anyone visiting Northwest Ohio.
Audio Recorded by Amadeus Audio Productions.
• Drew Williams
• Youseff Baddar
• Robb Rodela
• David Mohler
• Octavio Vazquez
Music and Sound Effects provided by John Thompson, Manager of Programs, Fort Meigs Association.