Come to us to try the blacksmith craft! Become a blacksmith for one day and experience what it is like to stand by the furnace all day! You will certainly not leave empty-handed, you will always take your own product from our common fittings!
Do you want to know how medieval blacksmiths – armourers worked? In our experience forging you can try how difficult it is to forge such a knife so that the blade is smooth and of sufficient quality! When forging, your hand will be guided by our experienced blacksmiths. So do not hesitate to come or buy this experience to someone as a gift.
What can you expect?
This is an experience for guys who want to try a proper craft! You have the opportunity to learn about working with metal and fire within 1-2 hours, directly in our shop in the Old Town or in our new blacksmith and restoration workshop otherwise known as under the tail at the Museum.
How does it work?
Our blacksmith will show you how to heat a piece of iron and work it with a hammer on the anvil and you will create your own knife. You choose the size and shape yourself. We will explain and show you the technique. You do not need any special equipment, we will provide you with tools and materials. We recommend wearing work clothes, that you do not mind getting a little dirty, and some sturdy shoes. We will be happy to lend you all other protective equipment.
How much does it cost and where does it take place?
Total for 4700,- CZK in our shop in Rybná 21, Prague – Old Town or also in our new blacksmith and restoration workshop otherwise known as under the tail at the Museum you have the opportunity to learn about working with metal and fire within 1-2 hours.
Who is it suitable for?
For men from 15 years of age (possibly also for women, for minors we want a signed consent of the legal guardian).
In addition to a new experience, you will take away a handmade product :).
Plus, you’ll get a 20% discount on the knife sheath you forge.
If you need more information about the experience or make an appointment, please contact us:
- HEFAISTOS Store Myslíkova 16, Prague 2: tel: +420 737 585 928
- HEFAISTOS Store Rybná 21, Prague 1: tel +420 602 295 500
Or contact us by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
We will be happy to welcome your escort in our workshop. If your friend, brother or wife decides to forge something for joy directly in our workshop, they can buy a voucher with a 20% discount on the spot