Experience an ancient tradition with this Blacksmith Taster at the Oldfield Forge. A specialist forge in the heart of Herefordshire, The Academy is dedicated to teaching you time-honoured blacksmithing techniques. Over your 3 hour experience, you'll follow one of the Forge's expert team members who'll get you fully prepared for forging. You'll be able to draw inspiration from the amazing work on display in the showroom, before you set about creating your own bespoke piece. At the end of the day you can take home your ironwork, crafted by your own two hands. After working up a thirst, you can down tools and take lunch before making your way over to nearby Hillside Brewery, Westons Cider or White Castle Vineyards. So, whether you're a beer, cider or wine lover, there's a tour that's right for your taste.
Need to Know
Upon arrival at The Oldfield Forge, you'll be welcomed by one of their resident blacksmiths before taking a tour of the showroom and learning more about how a working forge operates. Your blacksmith with then help you to forge your very own bespoke piece, which you'll be able to take home at the end of your session. You'll take a quick lunch break (feel free to use the facilities but lunch is not included in the voucher price) before heading over to your pre-booked choice of beer, cider or wine tasting tour at either the Hillside Brewery, White Castle Vineyard or Westons Cider.