Fort Mifflin on the DelawarePhiladelphia, PA, United States

Black Powder Friday 2022

By Fort Mifflin (other events)

Friday, November 25 2022 10:00 AM 4:00 PM EDT

Skip the mall and have a BLAST at Fort Mifflin! Black powder demonstrations with our muskets and cannons all day long. PLUS enjoy learning about the science and manufacture of black powder and discover what needs to happen to take it from fizzle to boom!

Think you have what it takes to fire the cannon? $20 donation lets you find out. Limited number of charges available, reserve yours when you purchase a ticket! 

NEW THIS YEAR- Did you know that grenade launchers existed in the 18th century? Try one out yourself, using black powder to launch a tennis ball!


Mailing Address

Fort Mifflin and Hog Island Roads Philadelphia, PA 19153