Blacksmith’s museum 'De Hoefhamer'

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In the Smedestraat, hammer sounds on an anvil and it smells like an old-fashioned coal fire! In the four centuries old workshop, the iron is forged when it is hot. Discover the blacksmith's secret. The pipe roller, an original wagon rocker and leather bellows tell you about the interesting craft of the blacksmith. Moreover, in the attic you can visit an exhibition about the special profession of blacksmith. A visit to the blacksmith’s museum is not only great fun for children and school classes, but also educational. Would you like to discover the secret of the blacksmith? It is even possible to take blacksmith courses. These courses are suitable for adults and children from 12 years old.

Opening times

  • Every monday closed
  • Every tuesday closed
  • Every wednesday from 13:00 to 16:00
  • Every thursday closed
  • Every friday from 13:00 to 16:00
  • Every saturday from 13:00 to 16:00
  • Every sunday closed



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