• Sun beginning to set at Harpers Ferry, as seen from Maryland Heights. Photo by NPS Volunteer Buddy Secor.

    Harpers Ferry

    National Historical Park WV,VA,MD

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Event Details

  • Multiple Days: 06/08/2013, 06/09/2013

    Location: Lower Town, Harpers Ferry Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Fee Information: Park Entrance Fee: $10.00 per vehicle for 3 days or $5.00 per person on foot or bicycle. Additional workshop fee. Contact Name: Melinda Day Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 304-535-6063

Description: Learn from a professional blacksmith the stock and trade of the early town's craftsmen who took great pride in leaving their mark in the towns industrial history story. Learn the difference between the forging processes of everyday utilitarian items or craftsmen at the US Armory forging weapons for national defense.  Observers welcomed!

Workshop Fee: $100.00

Class size: 6

Instructor: David Dufficy

To Register: This workshop requires registration with the Harpers Ferry Historical Association at 304-535-6881 or at the bookshop webpage at http://www.harpersferryhistory.org