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Open House at Prospect Hill Forge
A chance to see the place and socialize a bit

We may demonstrate some of the wonders of blacksmithing. We usually convert one or two of our forges to grills by charging them with charcoal instead of coal (bring things to cook on a stick or grill), and mull cider with mullers and loggerheads. Unlike most barbecues, weather doesn't change our plans, we are set up to do it indoors.
If you like, you can sign up for blacksmithing classes, or buy ironwork or
gift certificates while you're here.
There will be no high-pressure sales talk; it's a party and we're here to enjoy it too. But hey, if you ask about taking classes or learning about blacksmithing...

Directions to the smithy.

Usually a full afternoon or a full evening    dates&times

Instructor: PHF Staff
No admission fee, but feel free to bring something to throw on the grill, or cook on a fork. per student
There is room for as many as will come.


Required: A rapid Covid test that day.
Yes, really, we're still asking for it in 2024.
It's still out there, and no fun at all.

Please wear proper clothing for visiting or working in the forge:
closed toe shoes (preferably leather, preferably high-topped. Sneakers are sufficient, sandals, crocs, pumps, mules... are not), natural fiber clothing, long pants that cover the tops of the shoes.
Click here for more safety information.

Dates and Times:

This class is either:
- not upcoming on our schedule,
- or we've fallen behind in our clerical duties and not entered it in the database.
If you found it on our calendar page, we are planning to offer it on that date.

If you're interested in taking Open House at Prospect Hill Forge and it's not on the calendar, please tell us using our Notification-List Page.

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