Remember the Raisin!

River Raisin National Battlefield Park preserves, commemorates, and interprets the January 1813 battles of the War of 1812 and their aftermath in Monroe and Wayne counties in SE Michigan. The Battle resulted in the greatest victory for Tecumseh’s American Indian confederation and the greatest defeat for the U.S. The resulting rally cry “Remember the Raisin” spurred support for the rest of the war.

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Field of Flags Memorial!

Visit the Battlefield Memorial Day weekend from May 23 to 31st to view our first annual Field of Flags Memorial, grounds are open sunrise to sunset.

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Tin Punch Time!

Children join us at the Park on Saturday June 13th for a tin punch craft day!

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Make Your Own Native-American Choker Necklace!

Learn how to make your own Native-American choker necklace like the Wyandot of Anderdon did over 200 years ago on Sat. June 27th at the Battlefield!

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Celebrating the Centennial!

Look how we are Celebrating the Centennial of the National Park Service!

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Stay connected to River Raisin!

Stay connected to River Raisin!

Find out more about the Park and Major Muskrat by visiting us on Facebook! Check it out on our Social Media page.

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War of 1812 Driving Tour

Drive & explore War of 1812 sites!

A mesmerizing historical road trip, this behind-the-wheel commemorative quest takes you through parts of Michigan, Ohio, and southern Ontario.

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Exciting kids programs

Hey Kids!!

Come learn about Major Muskrat and the River Raisin VISA program. Or find out more on how you can become an NPS Web Ranger or Junior Ranger.

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