The "Forge" will be offering have a go sessions at the the Great Estate Festival. 

You will have the opportunity to work with a professional blacksmith to make a small item using traditional skills unchanged for millenia. You can pre book your session to make a beautiful toasting fork, or fire poker, or sign up on the day to make a decorative hook with us.

Three forges are available for each time slot, to book your session, click the button on the right, select the day, then the time that you require and follow the payment instructions.

No previous experience is required and safety equipment will be provided, however you must be wearing sensible shoes and non flammable clothes.  This ticket is for the forging session only and does not include admission to the Great Estate Festival. Tickets cost £40 for a half hour session (booking and card fees are included). Book here:

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