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The Old Blacksmith Shop, Galena

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TripAdvisor
  • When we visited the Old Blacksmith Shop, there was a craftsman working on an iron item at the forge and anvil. He chatted with us about the history of the shop and being a blacksmith. Unique items tha...  more »
  • Unfortunately, it was a busy weekend and a lot of people trying to visit this attraction when we were there. There's not much room in here so we didn't feel like we could spend much time listening to ...  more »
  • We saw the blacksmith make the items before our eyes. It was a wonderful experience. The gift shop is great too! We got ourselves a key chain and it's still good!  more »
Google
  • 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!
  • The blacksmiths are happy to visit and explain some history and the work.