First Siege 1813


Date: May 29 - 30, 2021
Location: Show map
Fort Meigs
29100 W. River Rd.
Perrysburg, OH 43551

Phone: (419) 874-9147
Email: info@fortmeigs.org
Website: www.fortmeigs.org/firstsiege/


A Pivotal Fight

As April 29, 1813 dawned, the soldiers at Fort Meigs had been surrounded for two days by British forces and their Native American allies. This was a defining moment in the history of our state and nation. The First Siege of Fort Meigs would help turn the tide of war and usher in a series of American victories that would secure the Ohio frontier.

Join us as Fort Meigs hosts re-enactors from across the U.S. and Canada to commemorate the First Siege of Fort Meigs by recreating authentic military camps and tactical demonstrations. Experience period camps, musket and cannon demonstrations, battle re-enactments, hands-on activities, and more!

www.fortmeigs.org