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United States Colored Troops Civil War Weekend Saturday and Sunday April 5 & 6, 10 AM till 4 PM Soldier Life programs, guided tours, weapons demonstrations.  Meet Harriet Tubman (Saturday), explore your family tree with African American Genealogy Group, meet authors, learn about Civil War battlefield medicine and SO MUCH MORE!

Special Event Admission – Adults $8, Seniors $6, Veterans and Students 12 and under $4

The President’s Plate: Dining with Thomas Jefferson  Saturday, April 19, 10 AM till 4 PM   Explore the culinary traditions of one of our most intriguing presidents!  Open hearth cooking demonstrations bring the early American kitchen to life featuring some of Jefferson’s personal favorites.  Period table settings, manners and etiquette of the period.  Try your hand at churning butter and writing a “receipt!”  Plant a heritage pea seed to grow in your own garden.   Complimentary punch and cakes – come out and “taste history!”

Special Event Admission – Adults $10; Seniors, Veterans and Students 12 and under $5

School of the Musketeer  Saturday and Sunday April 26 & 27, 10 AM till 4 PM   The Kingdom of Lucerne will host a training weekend for early period lifestyles, crafts, trades and weapons.  Visitors to the Fort are welcome observers.  If you would like to register for hands-on participation contact Kingdom of Lucerne directly.

Special Event Admission – Adults $8, Seniors $6, Veterans and Students 12 and under $4

Paranormal Friday at Fort Mifflin  May 23, 7 PM till Midnight   Have you ever hunted for a ghost?? This is a great opportunity for beginning or experienced investigators.  Guided, candlelight tour, workshop highlighting recent evidence of paranormal activity and the technology used in investigations and then guided, small group investigation of 5 “hot spots!”

$45 per person, ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED – get your tickets online or call the office.

The War of 1812 – Celebrating our National Anthem Saturday June 7, 10 AM till 4 PM Unique anniversary event in the Philadelphia area.  ”Recruiting” for the Fort Mifflin Rifle Regiment, drills, weapons demonstrations, guided tours.  Learn about the remarkable connection between Fort Mifflin and Fort McHenry.

 Special Event Admission – Adults $8, Seniors $6, Veterans and Students 12 and under $4


For a complete list of our events for the year, visit our Event Calendar or check back to this page regularly!

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