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Green Family Forge

West Street | A0c 2s0, Trinity, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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If you enjoy art and traditional style trades you have to go here. There are tools in this shop... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Steve W
Forge ahead to the best in blacksmithing.

Thank you Wade, Devon and Sam for the tour of your historic shop. The imagination and subsequent... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
LorenzoelJefe
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Pleasant Valley, Canada
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  • Average5%
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West Street | A0c 2s0, Trinity, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you enjoy art and traditional style trades you have to go here. There are tools in this shop that are being used that have been here for years. The guys are super friendly , love to tell you what they are doing and the...More

Thank Steve W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you Wade, Devon and Sam for the tour of your historic shop. The imagination and subsequent quality of you work is outstanding. Your welcome, your respect for the trade ... a joy to stand on a cold wet day inside in the warmth of...More

1  Thank LorenzoelJefe
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

We purchased the pass that gave entrance to all the historical buildings. Very good staff in all locations shared lots of information. Worth the money and the time to learn so much about this historic place.

Thank c4pl
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

This blacksmith building is included in the combo ticket offered by the Trinity Historical Society which includes 4 historical/reconstructed buildings for $20. This ticket must be purchased at the Visitor's Center, located on the hilly road above the town's parking lot by the wharf. The...More

Thank retireeVancouver
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

We were highly impressed by the two forgers showing the ancient techniques. It compliments fantastically the openair museum of Trinity.

Thank peterp_knobel
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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

An extremely interesting part of the Trinity Historical Section. You can watch skillful artisans practice their trade and describe the blacksmiths artwhile they hammer hot metal into functional as well as intricate pieces of art.

Thank Richard B
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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here when we were doing our stops on our attraction pass. It was very interesting and the young man explained everything as he was making it. It certainly is a work of art. He made a key chain while we were there...More

Thank CSlaney
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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Old world Craftsmen! Fun to watch, visit with, and purchase unique wares. Do not miss this piece of Trinity!

Thank Janet C
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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

What a treat to watch two master smiths making unique iron products in this living history museum. This particular smithy was built in 1895 - the 3rd in operation for the Green family and the original tools, massive bellows and techniques continue to be used...More

1  Thank getawaygirl55
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Reviewed 3 September 2016

Great visit and very interesting. The workers explained the process and we were able to see work in progress. They have items for sale.

Thank Marie A
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