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The Old Blacksmith Shop, Galena

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  • August 13, 2017
    It was very interesting listening to the process and information Rick shared. He was great answering questions and very friendly.  more »
  • August 1, 2017
    Blacksmith was very interesting and informative. Clerk in gift shop was also very nice. If you want to watch and learn about blacksmithing you'll love this place!  more »
  • July 28, 2017
    My children are fans of Forged in Fire so wanted to visit and watch blacksmiths in action. While it was not knife/sword making, it was a look at how blacksmiths worked without modern technology. Yvonn...  more »
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  • September 20, 2016
    Worth every minute. Listening to the history of the shop while watching a blacksmith at work.
  • April 20, 2016
    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.
  • November 3, 2016
    Very well preserved!
  • April 5, 2014
    The blacksmiths are happy to visit and explain some history and the work.

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