Uniquely historic special event. Join our esteemed panel of historical interpreters and special guests to discuss the story of Ona Judge, a slave who fled President Washington’s service during his time in Philadelphia, and consider whether the President should have been rebuked, or even impeached...
Saturday, February 22 2020 6:00 PM — 9:00 PM
Experience the ambiance of a colonial-era tavern in Philadelphia when Fort Mifflin transforms the Soldier's Barracks into the Cannonball Tavern, complete with authentic beverages and hearty tavern fare. Enjoy tavern games, the warm glow of a cozy fire and the company of civilians and soldiers of ...
Saturday, January 25 2020 6:00 PM — 9:00 PM
Enjoy a visit from Pirate Santa and a reading of “The Pirate’s 12 Days of Christmas,” make a holiday craft to take home or a greeting card for a local veteran, plus more surprises! 11am to 3pm.
Saturday, December 14 2019 11:00 AM — 3:00 PM
Explore the Western Front of World War II and visit with Axis and Allied armies. Two exciting battles (11 AM & 3 PM,) living history, vintage gear, live medical demonstrations on “wounded” soldiers at the Red Cross Field Hospital, weapons and vehicles. 10 AM- 4 PM Special commemoration of Pearl H...
Saturday, December 7 2019 10:00 AM — 4:00 PM
Skip the mall and have a BLAST at Fort Mifflin the day after Thanksgiving! Spend the day exploring one of the only intact battlefields from the American Revolution and enjoy musket and cannon demonstrations. Guided tours at NOON and 2 PM
Friday, November 29 2019 10:00 AM — 4:00 PM
Experience the battle that defined the Fort at our annual flagship event! Four full scripted battles tell the story of the greatest bombardment of the Revolutionary War. Guided tours, living history activities and demonstrations, musket drills, weapons demonstrations and so much more! Saturday a...
Sat, Nov 9 2019 10:00 AM — Sun, Nov 10 2019 4:00 PM
No decorations. No hype. Just, you, a few candles, and REAL Ghosts! Experience Fort Mifflin after hours on our popular candlelight walking tours through the site. Tours depart approximately every 15 minutes and last approximately 1 hour. Fun activities to pass the time while you wait for your to...
Fri, Oct 11 2019 6:00 PM — Thu, Oct 31 2019 8:00 PM
THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT! Spend the night if you dare! Actual sleep is optional during our overnight paranormal investigation, where you get to explore the buildings, myths and legends behind the Fort’s permanent residents! Coffee and light refreshments provided for those who survive the night...
Sat, Oct 26 2019 7:00 PM — Sun, Oct 27 2019 8:00 AM
Experience Fort Mifflin after dark as one of our most popular paranormal events returns! Experienced and novice paranormal investigators will enjoy special after-hours access to one of the most haunted sites in America! Bring your own equipment or just your cell phone flashlight & learn tips from...
Saturday, October 5 2019 7:00 PM — 11:59 PM
Explore the skills of daily life of centuries past! Meet craftsmen demonstrating blacksmithing, wood carving, spinning and weaving, open hearth cooking, basket making and more! Try your own hand at several seasonal “chores” like candle-making or make a popular toy to take home! 10am to 4pm.
Saturday, August 24 2019 10:00 AM — 4:00 PM