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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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Jun
11
10AM

Dogs & Generals

Fort Mifflin goes to the dogs!

Bring your best 4-legged friend to learn the incredible TRUE story of George Washington, General Howe and their dogs.  Meet Historical Hounds and service dog and rescue organizations!  Guided tours (with or without your dogs!)  No musket or cannon demonstrations today, so that our furry visitors can enjoy their day. Tickets available HERE or at the event […]

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Jun
18
9AM

Bombardment Run

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Have a BLAST on this flat and fast 5K course! Get in shape to “join the troops” for this exciting FUN(d) raiser!  Get started on the Fort’s parade ground with a round fired from the Revolutionary War field cannon and then head out onto Fort Mifflin/Hog Island Road for a great out-and-back run.  Bring your […]

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Jul
02
10AM

Freedom Blast

Fort Mifflin’s Independence Day Celebration with Revolutionary War soldiers and citizens, quill pen writing, special activites, tours and a few BLASTS from the cannon!  Bring a picnic to enjoy in our riverfront picnic area! 10 AM – 4 PM Tickets available HERE or at the event entrance (cash please.)  

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Jul
16
10AM

Civil War Weekend

  The Civil War comes to life at Fort Mifflin with a living history encampment including soldiers and civilians, musket drills, Battlefield medicine demonstrations, artillery demonstrations, hearth cooking and scavenger hunt. Explore military justice at a “live” court martial.  Guided tours focus on areas of the Fort that served as a Federal prison during the […]

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Jul
23
10AM

Airplane Day

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Why did they build Fort Mifflin so close to Philadelphia International Airport?  So you can watch the planes land! Learn the basics of flight and even built your own glider! Bring your camera to capture amazing photos of arriving aircraft on the “Sweet Spot” photo tours, complete the Spotters Guide to learn to recognize the unique […]

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