• Painting of Frenchtown settlement

    River Raisin

    National Battlefield Park Michigan

Photos & Multimedia


Scroll down for a few videos about River Raisin NBP. Some videos may be hosted away from this site so be sure and come back when you are done! Visit our photo gallery page to see pictures related to the Battle and the Park.

NPS Black Powder Video -- A detailed explanation into the National Park Service's policy against having battle reenactment on Park Service Land.

Dance Through Time VI video highlights

RRNBP Land Acquisition Ceremony with United States Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar and Congressman John D. Dingell

Watch a video of the 200th Anniversary of the Battle of the River Raisin


Did You Know?


“Major Muskrat” for dinner?? Oh no! The rodent, common to southeastern Michigan, helped early European settlers ward off starvation during the lean years of the War of 1812. And muskrat remains a local delicacy. Typically, it’s parboiled with vegetables, cut in half and then fried with onions. More...