Salem Saturdays in Summer Workshop: Blacksmithing Apprentice Day (10:00am)

Saturday, June 15, 2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Timothy Vogler Gunshop

10:00AM classes also on Saturdays June 22 and August 31,  2019

1:30PM classes on Saturdays June 15 and 22,  2019









Workshop Description:

This beginning blacksmithing course will give you the opportunity to work on a bellows driven coal-fired forge and work in the smithy of the historic T. Vogler Gunsmith Shop.   You will learn basic processes such as heating iron, shapes, and decorative twists and complete a simple project.

Cost:  This fundraising event is $100 per person – maximum 1 person per class. Please see our CORE INITIATIVES to learn about our educational mission.

Workshop Location: T. Vogler Gunsmith Shop, 913 South Main Street

*Maximum of 1 per class. For ages 18 and up.  If participant cancels more than 14 days before the event, a full refund will be given.  Within 14 days there are no refunds. For more information call 1-800-441-5305.



For June 15, 2019 Class at 10:00 am




For June 22, 2019 Class at 10:00 am




For August 31, 2019 Class at 10:00 am



The Gunsmith Shop is Accessible with a ramp; however stone floor in forge is uneven.


For those with special needs/disabilities, please contact Group Tours and Reservations, Mon -Fri, 8:30-5:00 at 800-441-5305.