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1-Day Blacksmithing Courses on Saturday 9th and 23rd March 2024

Take time out of your hustle and bustle and become a blacksmith.

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History and craftsmanship combine in these blacksmithing classes. Sign up for a 1-day course to develop a new hobby, you'll learn traditional forging and blacksmithing techniques, creating something bespoke under the expert guidance of our professional Blacksmith team.

Classes for this course will take place on the following days: Saturday 9th and 23rd of March 2024.

Times

Prices

Event prices

Ticket typeTicket category
1-Day Blacksmithing Class£130.00

The basics

Booking details

Call 0344 249 1895

Suitability

These classes are not suitable for children. Minimum age: 14.

Meeting point

Students should wait in the reception area to be shown through to the forge workshop area.

What to bring and wear

Wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty and sensible footwear (preferably work boots or shoes). Bring either bottled water or your own refillable bottle. (Blacksmithing is hot work)

Accessibility

There is a wheelchair available and audio loops installed. We can adapt the forge area to accommodate wheelchair users, please let us know in advance if you require additional support.

Other

Dogs are not permitted within the workshop while classes are taking place.

Contact info

Patterson's Spade Mill

Upcoming events

Event

1-Day Blacksmithing Courses on Saturday 20th January and February 24th 2024 

Take time out of your hustle and bustle and become a blacksmith.

Event summary

on
24 Feb 2024
at
10:00 to 16:00
Event

Patterson's Spade Mill Guided Tour 

Witness over 250 years of spade making history at the last water powered spade mill, in daily operation, in the UK.

Event summary

on
24 Feb to 2 Nov 2024
at
13:00 to 14:00
+ 59 other dates or times
Event

4-Week Blacksmithing Course Starts Thurs February 15th, 2024 

Take time out of your hustle and bustle and try your hand at the ancient craft of blacksmithing.

Event summary

on
29 Feb to 7 Mar 2024
at
19:00 to 21:00
+ 1 other date or time
Event

Patterson's Spade Mill Interactive Tour 

Experience 250 years of spade making history at the last water powered spade mill, still in daily operation, in the UK. Engage your senses as you feel the heat of the forge, see the flames and hear the ring of hammers on steel.

Event summary

on
2 Mar to 2 Nov 2024
at
15:00 to 16:00
+ 22 other dates or times