Clarion Hotel Philadelphia International Airport
76 Industrial Highway
Essington, PA 19029
Phone: (610) 521-9600
Fax: (610) 521-9388
We to Su from 10:00 AM to 04:00 PMFort Mifflin remained an active U.S. military stronghold from the Revolutionary War until it was decommissioned in 1959. The fort was the site of a 1775 battle of paramount importance between British and Colonial solders. In the U.S. Civil War, the installation was used to contain Confederate prisoners of war. Today, it is not unusual to spot period uniform and weapons demonstrations regularly.