Recognition/ Fort Madison in the Media

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Recognition/ Fort Madison in the media


Images of the Fort

Fort Madison is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Fort Madison is on the Iowa Historic Preservation Alliance's list of most endangered sites in Iowa for 2009.

Fort Madison is a finalist for the National Trust for Historic Preservation's 2009 Most Endangered Historic Sites in the U.S.

Fort Madison is the focus of The Old Fort Museum, a large reconstruction of the fort.

Media Contacts:

John Doershuk, State Archaeologist of Iowa, 319-384-0751,

 Bill Whittaker, Staff Archaeologist, Office of the State Archaeologist