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Fort Mifflin hosts many exciting, educational and paranormal events throughout the year. View our calendar below to get your tickets to the next amazing event.

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Jul
31
7PM

Paranormal Friday

@The Fort

Paranormal Friday at Fort Mifflin will introduce novice ghost hunters to the long history of hauntings here at Fort Mifflin with a guided Ghost Tour and a workshop highlighting the technology and equipment used in paranormal research. Enjoy small group investigation of the “hot spots” with experienced paranormal researchers using all the latest technology. This […]

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Aug
15
10AM

Pirate Day

@The Fort

Come by the Fort for a swashbuckling look at the history of piracy along the Delaware River. We will host living history displays and activities, including two skirmishes, musket drills, and guided tours of the Fort (Fort Mifflin was initially built to protect Philadelphia from River pirates). Kids can dig for treasure and try to […]

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Aug
22
7PM

The William Howe Story: A Special Paranormal Investigation

A Commemoration of the last public execution at Fort Mifflin

On August 26, 1864, Private William H. Howe of the 116th Pennsylvania Volunteers was hanged at the Fort after being found guilty of desertion and murder. He was the only known prisoner to be executed at Fort Mifflin. During the Civil War, the Fort served as a Union Army prison. After the sun goes down, […]

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Oct
16
7PM

Paranormal Friday

@The Fort

Paranormal Friday at Fort Mifflin will introduce novice ghost hunters to the long history of hauntings here at Fort Mifflin with a guided Ghost Tour and a workshop highlighting the technology and equipment used in paranormal research. Enjoy small group investigation of the “hot spots” with experienced paranormal researchers using all the latest technology. This […]

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Oct
17
7PM

Candlelight Ghost Tours

@The Fort

Hear tales both historic and haunting on a candlelight tour of National Historic Landmark Fort Mifflin. Widely regarded as one of the most hauntes sites in the country, Fort Mifflin shares TRUE stories of paranormal activity experienced by decades of visitors and staff. No decorations, no blood, just REAL GHOSTS. Tours are generally appropriate for […]

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