6123 St. Rt. 350
Managed on behalf of the Ohio History Connection
Fall Earthworks Tour
Saturday, October 18, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Soak in the bright colors of fall as you explore this 2,000-year-old Hopewell enclosure and discover how the 18,000 feet of earthen walls were built and used by Native Americans. Included with regular Museum admission.
2014 Fort Ancient Bluegrass Festival
Saturday, September 20, 2014
High atop a bluff overlooking the Little Miami River, the Fort Ancient Bluegrass Festival will fill the 2,000-year-old earthworks with the sounds of American roots music. This day-to-dusk music festival will offer great entertainment, craft beer, food and artisan vendors.
Admission: $20/adults (17+) online; $25 the day of.
Online sales have now ended. All sales are final. Pets are allowed at the Festival, but must be registered and current on vaccinations. No coolers.
Nature Photography Walk
Saturday, September 13, 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Learn the basics of outdoor photography from an expert as you watch demonstrations of practical techniques and enjoy a leisurely walk that will provide instant opportunities to use your new skills in the field. Bring your own camera, and learn more about picture composition and framing, choosing and capturing subjects near or far, lighting and exposure, and more. Included with regular admission.
Summer Solstice Sunrise
Sunday, June 21
Celebrate the longest day of summer at Fort Ancient with a program for morning birds! At dawn, view the archaeoastronomical alignment of the earthworks with the sunrise, and learn its importance to the Fort Ancient and Hopewell cultures.
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