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The Old Blacksmith Shop, Galena

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  • You need to go to this spot. it was a gem. good history and people were friendly. Hope to return and see more  more »
  • A wonderful experience with a group of people who love sharing their art and craft the blacksmiths are very patient people who enthusiastically explain the smithing process over and over again to scou...  more »
  • The Old Blacksmith Shop in Galena is the last of the more than 30 blacksmith shops that were located in that area - long ago. The building and its area is nicely restored and is at the end of Commerce...  more »
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  • Very interesting visit. Not only is it an authentic blacksmith shop, the staff are knowledgeable, talented, and friendly. We stopped in for a short visit and were so captivated that we stayed for more than two hours. I highly recommend putting the Old Blacksmith Shop on your to-do list when visiting Galena.
  • They try too do things has much has possible to old ways.
  • Worth every minute. Listening to the history of the shop while watching a blacksmith at work.
  • While in Galena seeing the sights be sure to stop at Old Blacksmith Shop, 245 N Commerce St, Galena, IL 61036 and take a look at all's on offer and learn about our past.
  • Very well preserved!
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