Free Ranger-Guided Tours (May 13-October 31)
May 13- October 31
Monday - Friday: 2:15 pm
Saturday - Sunday: 11:15 am, 2:15 pm
No registration required
See the Iron Works come to life! Join a ranger for a tour through the reconstructed iron works. Learn about the production of iron on this site in the mid-1600s, an endeavor that was integral to the growth of the early colony. Hear about the archeological dig and reconstruction of the site in the 1940s to 1950s. Upon availability, this tour may include the operation of waterwheels, the 500-pound hammer, the rolling mill, and blacksmithing demonstrations. Tour lasts about one hour and is outdoors.
Iron Works House Tour
May 13 - October 31
Monday - Friday: 3:45 pm
Saturday - Sunday: 9:45 am, 3:45 pm
Register in person at the Visitor Center on the day of your tour. This tour has an 8 person limit.
Step into our 17th century home. Enjoy a tour through the 1680s Iron Works House and learn about life during the colonial period, the restoration of the house by Wallace Nutting in 1915, and the impact of the house on the reconstruction of the site.
Groups: Groups of 10 or more must make a reservation. Email for more information.