Museum Information

The Mission of The James A. Ramage Civil War Museum is to inform visitors about the defense of Northern Kentucky and Cincinnati during the Civil War and how the community came together to defend the area during this critical period in our nation's history.  The Museum preserves and interprets Northern Kentucky's unique role in the Civil War through archaeology, education and research.  The Museum also informs visitors about the history of the City of Fort Wright and its neighboring communities.

Hours of Operation:

Friday - 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Saturday - 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Sunday - 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM


 The James A. Ramage Civil War Museum welcomes school and organizational group tours.  If you would like to schedule a tour please call us using the contact list below. We look forward to hearing from you!

We are looking for the right stuff! If you have local, authentic Civil War artifacts or memorabilia and want to donate it or lend it for exhibit and/or research purposes, please contact us an at the phone number shown below on the contact information list. We are also interested in items directly related to city of Fort Wright history. We will call you to set up a meeting!

Calendar Of Events
City Council Meetings
City Council Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of each month at 6:00 P.M.
Caucus Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of each month at 6:00 PM
Fiscal Year 2016-2017 Audit
The annual audit has been completed. Click the link below to view a complete copy.
The City of Fort Wright Tranparency Portal
In an effort to provide financial information that is more timely, clear and transparent, The City of Fort Wright is very pleased to present our Financial Transparency Portal. We have partnered with OpenGov, a leader in this space, to provide a new web-based financial transparency and analysis tool that dynamically presents the city's revenues and expenses from historical trends to line item level details. Click below to learn more about OpenGov!

409 Kyles Lane, Fort Wright, KY 41011
Tel: 859-331-1700
Fax: 859-331-0454

Monday, February 19, 2018
President's Day
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Caucus Meeting
Wednesday, March 07, 2018
Council Meeting