Fort Mifflin and Hog Island Roads
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19153
Fort Mifflin, originally called Fort Island Battery and also known as Mud Island Fort, was commissioned in 1771 and sits on Mud Island on the Delaware River below Philadelphia, Pennsylvania near Philadelphia International Airport.
The Philadelphia Renaissance Faire chose Fort Mifflin as it’s home because of it’s historical ambiance. The fort’s castle-like walls, moat, wooden bridge, mounted cannons and underground barracks conjure the perfect atmosphere to transport you to the Renaissance period.
Fort Mifflin is also widely regarded as one of the most haunted sites in America and has been featured in several paranormal specials, including an episode of Ghost Hunters. Keep your eyes peeled during your visit!