Colonel Davenport Historical Foundation


2016 Events

May 1 – Opening Day at the House

May 15 – Annual Meeting at the Arsenal Golf Club

June 18-19 – Pioneer Days at the House

September 24 – Ghost Tales at the House

Admission for this family-friendly event at 7 p.m. is $6 for adults; $4 seniors; and 12 and younger/active military are free.  Enjoy the refreshments for sale.  Don’t forget to bring a lawn chair or blanket.  Come before the main event to get a complimentary guided tour of the Colonel Davenport House beginning at 5:30 p.m.

October 30 – End of regular season at the House

November 11 – Veteran's Day at the House

The Colonel Davenport House will be open on Veteran's Day from 1:30-4 p.m. Admission is $1.00 for adults/seniors. Kids 12 and younger and activity and retired military are free. George Davenport served in the U.S. Army in the early 1800s to 1815. He came to this area as an Army supplier in 1816 to establish Ft. Armstrong.

December 11 – Christmas Tea at Quarters One
Click here for Christmas Tea details and to purchase online tickets.

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