History LIVES at Fort Mifflin! Experience history first-hand at National Historic Landmark Fort Mifflin – one of the only intact Revolutionary War battlefields and the only fort in Philadelphia!

Events throughout the year highlight the Fort’s long service to the United States featuring uniformed or period attired interpretive guides and reenactors. In one visit to Fort Mifflin, a guest stands on a Revolutionary War battlefield, inside a Civil War prison and next to a magazine storing gunpowder during World War II. Extraordinary – and real.

The Fort maintains an active living history event calendar – please click here for details. Annual events include:

February – President’s Day Weekend event
March – World War I
April – World War II Western Front, School of the Musketeer (17th Century), USCT Civil War Weekend
June – War of 1812
July – Freedom Blast!, World War II Eastern Front, Civil War Garrison Days
August – Pirate Day
September – Viet Nam Era Veteran’s Appreciation Day
November – Siege Weekend (Revolutionary War)
December – World War II Western Front, Holiday Event