Memorial and Visitor Center Open Weekends
The Memorial & Visitor Center are now open Friday to Monday till November 2, 2014. On Fridays and Mondays check at the Visitor Center for personal tours of Memorial. Hours are 10 am to 5 pm. More »
End of Season
The last day of the 2014 season for the Memorial and Visitor Center will be open on Sunday, November 2, 2014. Hours are 10am to 5pm.
There are many volunteer opportunities at Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial from working at the front desk to assisting with one of the park's many special events. If you enjoy winter, consider volunteering at the park during the off-season October - March. Winters on South Bass Island are peaceful and absolutely beautiful. Park housing may be available especially during the winter months. For more specific information, please call Park Ranger Jeff Helmer at (419)285-2184.
Below you will find printable forms that need to be filled out if you are interested in volunteering at Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial.
Did You Know?
General Harrison in Fort Meigs learned that part of the British fleet on Lake Erie was trapped by ice. On March 2, 1813 Harrison led a force of 170 men on sleighs. Leaving their sleighs at Middle Bass Island, they, marched northward, only to find that the ice had broken up and freed the ships.