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Old Market House State Historic Site
123 N. Commerce St.
Galena, IL 61036
9a.m. – 5p.m. Daily

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The Old Blacksmith Shop Mercantile

245 Commerce St.
Galena IL 61036
Local: 815.777.9129
Fax: 815.777.9131

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Handicap Accessible: Yes


Hand-forged gifts distinctively stamped “Galena” and made in this authentic 1897 blacksmith shop. Iron hooks, dinner bells, picture stands, barbecue tools and many other items made right here in our shop by volunteer blacksmiths. Special orders welcome. Also, Galena history books, gifts and souvenirs.

Feel the heat! Learn how to forge metal. Book a reservation and hand forge your very own Galena metal item to take home. Cost varies based on skill level and item being made. Call and ask for Ray Werner 815.777.9129.

Hours of Operation Fri. - Mon. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. May - Oct.

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