Events

Oct
19
Sat
Speaker Series- Larry Nelson
Oct 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Speaker Series returns on October 19, 2019 with Larry Nelson giving a presentation on the Battle of Fallen Timbers.

The Speaker Series is free and open to the public and will take place in the Fort Laurens Museum Auditorium.

Oct
25
Fri
Fort Laurens Ghost Tours
Oct 25 @ 7:30 pm – Oct 26 @ 8:30 pm

Tour the dark grounds by lantern light and listen to the haunting tales of the ghosts of Fort Laurens. American and British soldiers haunt the grounds, looking for lost souls like them. Tours begin at 7:30 pm and leave the museum every 15 minutes. Space is limited on these tours, and they fill up fast! To make a reservation, call (330) 874-2059. Combo tour with Historic Zoar Village Ghost Tours are available.

Tours are available October 25 and 26, 2019.

Reservations are required and can be made by calling 330-874-2059 or 1-800-262-6195. Refunds will not be issued. Proceeds from the Fort Laurens Ghost Tours to towards the preservation and interpretation of Fort Laurens.

Nov
10
Sun
Veterans Day Ceremony and Luncheon
Nov 10 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join Fort Laurens Museum as we honor the sacrifices of veterans, both past and present, in this intimate wreath laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Patriot. The program includes an honor and color guard, a keynote speaker, and the wreath laying ceremony held at 11am. Immediately following the ceremony, a lunch provided by of the Friends of Fort Laurens will occur. This event is free and open to the public

Nov
16
Sat
Speaker Series- Seth Angel
Nov 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Speaker Series returns on November 16, 2019 at 11am with Seth Angel presenting on the Frontier Life of Colonel John Gibson.

The Speaker Series is free and open to the public and will take place in the Fort Laurens Museum Auditorium.