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Airplane Day

May 13 @ 10:00 am

Join Fort Mifflin and discover  “Why did they build the fort so close to the airport?” This high-flying event includes guided tours, special photo “sweet spots” for the best angles to photograph incoming aircraft and so much more. Meet a pilot and learn the basics of aviation, speak with expert planespotters, enjoy the special Wings Over Fort Mifflin exhibit, and take in the views of the planes soaring above. Explore the special interactive presentation on the first manned flight in North America, which took place right here in Philadelphia and over Fort Mifflin! Experience the best plane watching spot in Philadelphia!


May 13
10:00 am


Fort Mifflin
6400 Hog Island Rd
Philadelphia, PA 19153 United States
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(215) 685-4167
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